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Hachette Book Group’s README (732363) Mobile Text Alerts
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What are README (732363) Mobile Text Alerts (“README”)?
README (732363) is a way to receive news, promotions and exclusive content about our books and authors directly to your mobile phone.

Who is eligible to participate?
You must be 13 years of age or older to participate in README (732363).

How much does it cost?
Your carrier's message and data rates may apply. All charges are billed by and payable to your mobile service provider. Hachette Book Group does not charge you for sending or receiving README (732363) Text Alerts.

Terms of Service; Privacy
Data obtained from you in connection with this SMS service may include your cell phone number, your carrier's name and the date, time and content of your messages. We may use this information to contact you and to provide the services you request from us. Please review our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. By using this service you consent to receiving text alerts from README (732363) and agree to the terms and conditions in our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. Hachette Book Group reserves the right to terminate your subscription for suspected misconduct.

Hachette Book Group is not be liable for any delays in the receipt of any text messages as delivery is subject to effective transmission from your network operator.

To opt-in or subscribe to our service, you can register by sending a text with JOIN to README (732363) and we’ll guide you through the process from your mobile phone.

To unsubscribe Text STOP, UNSUBSCRIBE, END, QUIT or CANCEL to README (732363) and you will no longer receive messages from Hachette Book Group README (732363).

To get help, email us at  From your mobile phone, you can request our contact information at any time by texting HELP to README (732363).

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Hachette Book Group
237 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10017
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Supported Carriers
The service is available to U.S. carriers only, including:

Verizon Wireless
U.S. Cellular
Eastern Kentucky
Cincinnati Bell
Metro PCS