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Information collected by Faraway Nearby Books through the use of this website is used for the purpose of processing your order and to communicate with you regarding your order or other products you may be interested in. We will only collect personal information from you to the extent that it is needed to serve our business purposes. First time users will be asked to create an account and provide personal details (name, billing address, contact telephone number & email address) in order for us to process your order.
Credit Card payments are processed via the Paypal gateway and we do not at any time have access to your credit card details. By submitting your information you consent to the use of that information as set out in this policy. Your information will be treated as confidential and will not be on-sold or voluntarily disclosed to another party unless we are required to do so by law.


Payment terms are 7 days from invoice. Faraway Nearby Books reserves the right to cancel any order where payment notification is not received within 7 days from invoice issue and return the items to store inventory for sale. All listed prices are in Australian dollars.

Credit Card (MasterCard & Visa only)
Payment by credit card is done using the Paypal gateway. The Paypal gateway will also allow you to pay direct from your bank account (an e-cheque) please note these e-cheque payments can take up to 7 days for payment to clear. Paypal is the only accepted payment method for international transactions. Paypal will automatically perform currency conversion, these rates are determined by Paypal. For full Paypal terms and conditions regarding foreign currency payments please refer to

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Australian customers can pay by bank deposit either via internet banking or by direct deposit over the counter at their local bank.

Australia Post Money Order

Australian customers can pay by Australia Post Money Order.

School Accounts

Australian schools may apply for a credit account. Please register your account using your school name and provide a contact person and school purchase order number at checkout.

Returns Policy

Please choose carefully as we do not offer a change of mind refund. Secondhand books are sold Ďas isí, refunds will only be given should the book received be significantly different to the description. Refunds or exchanges, dependent on stock availability, will be provided for new books where there is a manufacturing or binding flaw. To ensure swift turnaround, please contact us for instructions prior to returning your item.

Wholesale Terms of Trade (Faraway Nearby Ink titles only)
Please click here to see our policy for wholesale orders of Faraway Nearby Ink titles.

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