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Hachette Book Group Recalls Children’s Books Due To Choking and Laceration Hazards

Date: 
September 11, 2013
Brand: 
Hachette Book Group
Sold At: 

Authorized Specialized dealers nationwide from July 2011 through January 2013 for between $990 to $11,000.

Problem:

A metal rod holding small beads on the cover of books can detach and release small parts that present a choking hazard. A detached metal bar can expose a sharp edge posing a laceration hazard.

Product Numbers Recalled: 
About 70,000
If You Own This Product: 

Consumers should immediately take the recalled books away from children and return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Consumer Contact: 

Hachette Book Group at (888) 965-5802 from 8 a.m.to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.hachettebookrecall.com or www.hachettebookgroup.com and click on the link in the Recall/Important Safety Notice box on the home page for more 

Incidents/Injuries: 

None reported

Manufactured In: 
China

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