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This website and its contents are protected by international laws. All images and files are copyright © 2009 Usborne Publishing Limited, London.

The website images and text may be downloaded for your own personal, non-commercial use, but may not be reproduced, modified, used or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, scanning or otherwise, without the prior permission of Usborne Publishing Limited (‘Usborne’, ‘we’ or ‘us’).

The name ‘Usborne’ and the balloon logo are trade marks, or registered trade marks, of Usborne.

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In order for you to participate in our competitions and special offers, it is usually necessary for you to provide us with personal information, such as your name, e-mail address and postal address, so that we can notify you if you are a competition winner. Once the successful applicants are announced the remaining applications will be deleted from our files, unless you have specifically granted us permission to retain data for the purpose of marketing Usborne products. We will not retain the personal information of children under 13.

Any information you provide to Usborne will only be used within Usborne, and will never be supplied to third parties without first obtaining your consent, or as required or permitted by law.


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Apart from the information described in this Privacy Policy, we do not maintain any personal information obtained from users through this website in a retrievable form.

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How to contact us

This Website is owned and operated by Usborne Books at Home, the direct-selling division of Riverwood Publishers. If you have any questions about this website or our privacy policy, please contact us by writing to:

Website Manager

Usborne Books at Home
471 Eagle Street
Ontario, Canada
L3Y 1K7

Call: 1-800-561-2674
Fax: 1-800-461-6858

e-mail: webadmin@usborne.ca

The Usborne Books at Home website is developed by Semantic Limited, an independent Internet consultancy that provides strategic research and development to a select group of clients.

Contact Me

Cindy Taylor

Tel: 519-649-1489

Or send me an e-mail.