Children's Books Recall
Product Name: Count my Kisses, 1, 2, 3 and Red, Green, Blue, I Love You
Description: This recall involves the following two book titles:
- Count my Kisses, 1, 2, 3, ISBN:978-0-316-13354-8, has five coloured cylindrical wooden beads with printed hearts on the rod; and
- Red, Green, Blue, I Love You, ISBN: 978-0-316-13353-1, has five coloured circular wooden beads.
The shaped children’s board books have cut out covers that serve as a handle and include an embedded bar in the handle with beads for children to play with.
Hazard: A metal rod holding small beads on the cover of the 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. Neither Health Canada nor Hachette Book Group, Inc. has received any reports of incidents or injuries related to the use of these books. Approximately 3,423 units of the recalled books were sold in Canada.
Corrective Action: Consumers should take the recalled books away from children immediately and return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. For more information, consumers may contact Hachette Book Group, Inc. by telephone at 1-888-965-5802 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s website.
Manufactured in: China
Starlite Holdings Ltd.
CHINA Importer Hachette Book Group Inc.
New York City