TERMS AND CONDITIONS


 

The Zadkiel Publishing website, and the Zadkiel Publishing imprint are owned by Fiction4All.

See our Contacts page for more information on ownership and contact.

If you are shopping with us or publishing your works through us, please take a few moments to read the following terms and conditions.

You may contact us at admin@zadkielpublishing.com if you have any queries concerning either the technical aspects of the site, its content or these terms and conditions.

By using this site to buy our ebooks you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. This document and its content was last updated April 2018 and is applicable to all users. We reserve the right to modify this document from time to time without any prior notice.

  1. Availability
    To use this site you confirm that you are of a legal age to enter into binding contracts, that you are also of a legal age to view and purchase the content on this site. You also confirm that you have not been previously banned from this site by us.

  2. Visitors
    You are welcome to browse our site, and read the free extracts. You will need to join us as a member if you wish to purchase any book. As a member, any digital book purchases you make will be added to your own personal library so you can download them whenever you want to. When you make a purchase you MUST use a valid email address so you can receive an email receipt containing the authorisation code for your credit card transaction.

    Members
    As a member you MUST provide us with a valid, working email address. On joining us you will be emailed an activation code, and you will not be able to gain access to the Members area, including your personal library (bookshelf) until your account has been activated. 

    On a periodic basis we will send a bounce test email to your registered email address. Any bounce will result in your member account being flagged as inactive - and you will need to reactivate your account from the log in screen before you can gain access to the Member area.

    After logging in as a member you will gain access to your own personal library where you can download your purchased ebooks. 

    Newsletters
    We aim to produce a regular emailed newsletter which you may subscribe to. You will receive an email requiring activation of your free subscrription. You are at liberty to unsubscribe at any time from a link in our newsletters.

    We log ALL site activity and any member who attempts to hack this site will forfeit their membership and access to any purchases made. We may also, at our sole discretion, pursue through the courts any hacker for civil damages. Any member who divulges their Id or password to ANY OTHER PERSON will forfeit their account and all ebooks in their library will be deleted. We also may pursue that member for the perceived loss of income we have suffered to the sum of the value of all ebooks in that member's library multiplied by the number of accesses detected. We consider that any access of a Members account within a 24 hour period shall be through a single group of IP numbers - where multiple accesses occur covering different IP numbers then we shall deem that member to have divulged their details to others.

     

  3. Prices
    This site displays and operates its business in US Dollars, Euros or Sterling depending on where the visitor is located. All prices are set by us for our exclusive authors. For books that are provided by other publishers or self-published authors, these people set their own prices.

  4. Fees
    We reserve the right to pass on ALL costs of any chargebacks arising from fraudulent transactions and we also actively co-operate with the authorities in tracing and prosecuting any person who instigates a fraudulent credit card transaction. We WILL SEEK the maximum penalty applicable for ALL FRAUDULENT ACTIVITIES through the criminal justice system applicable in the United Kingdom.

  5. Copyright and DMCA
    All books on this site are copyrighted to the respective authors. We act as publisher for those authors published under our Zadkiel Publishing imprint (our exclusive authors) and retain exclusive publishing rights for these books on sale on this site.

    For books that are self-published or supplied by other publishers, these people are responsible for their own copyrights.

    If you are believe any content on this site causes an infringement of copyright or intellectual property, it is important to contact us immediately. We do not want to distribute any such material.

  6. Terms of Publishing
    Zadkiel Publishing is part of Fiction4All. This website sells books which we have published on behalf of our authors. If you wish to write for us please make an inital contact through our editors@zadkielpublishing.com address, introducing yourself and describing what you have written. Alternatively you may contact us through the Zadkiel Publishing author suite which can be accessed by a link on our website.

    Please note the Zadkiel Publishing imprint is only available to authors who agree to us publishing them on an Exclusive basis. Under this agreement, if you, as author, decide to stop selling a title we have previously published you continue to grant us the right to distribute your content indefinitely to users who have previously purchased your title.

    This site also sells books from other publishers and self-published authors who provide their own content to their own standards. These people are at liverty to remove their content at any time from our site but they agree to continue to grant us the right to allow any member who has purchased their content to be able to continue to download it from their memebr library.

  7. Content
    We ONLY sell full versions of ebooks at Zadkiel Publishing. Titles do NOT include any passwords, or demands for further fees in order for the purchaser to read the entire content. For self-published authors and other publishers, the same conditrions apply.

  8. Paperback Editions
    We produce and sell paperback editions of our own Zadkiel Publishing imprint titles, at our discretion. We do NOT sell print editions from other publishers or self-publishing authors. If you are a retailer wishing to buy multiple copies of a title please contact us.

  9. Mail Order
    We offer a range of paperbacks via Mail Order within the UK. If you wish to receive a catalogue, either by mail or as a download document via email you will be able to register your interest shortly on our website.

  10. Honesty Policy
    We believe we have accurately described content we are offering for sale. Sometimes content is open to interpretation so if you have any specific issues with any book please contact us accordingly and we will consider your views.

  11. No Warranty
    Fiction4All, Zadkiel Publishing, those who publish on this site and those responsible for the hosting of our services provide no warranty whatsoever and all services are provided "as is" without warranty or condition in any shape or form.

  12. Limited Liability
    Under absolutely no circumstances will Zadkiel Publishing, its suppliers, hosting service or publishers be held liable for any loss of profits or any damages arising out of or in connection with use of this website, howsoever those claims may arise, including negligence.
  13. Indemnity
    You agree to indemnify and hold us and our subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, and employees harmless from any claim or demand, including any fees made by any third party due to your breach of this Agreement or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party.

  14. Refunds and Delivery
    Please see our separate Refunds Policy

  15. Privacy Policy
    Please see our separate Privacy Policy

 

If you have difficulty effecting a download, please contact us with your order number, a payment receipt and the format you would like to read the book in and we will send you a copy in a return email.