December 9, 2009: Monday the Bullfrog Books Recalled by Simon & Schuster
The US Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC), in cooperation with Simon & Schuster Inc., of New York, N.Y., announced a voluntary recall of the about 142,000 Monday the Bullfrog plush books. The plastic eye on the frog can detach, which may pose a choking hazard to young children.
Simon & Schuster has received reports of three plastic eyes that detached after use and one unit that was packaged with a detached eye. No injuries have been reported.
Do You Own This Product?
Monday the Bullfrog is a plush puppet bullfrog with a board book attached to the frog’s mouth. It was sold in clear plastic packaging and the book is marked with ISBN numbers 10: 1416912312 and 13: 9781416912316 printed inside the mouth of the bullfrog. The book was sold at bookstores and retailers nationwide and online from January 2006 through November 2009 for about $18. It was manufactured in China.
Consumers should immediately place the product out of a child’s reach and contact Simon & Schuster for a free replacement product.
Whom to Contact
For more information, call Simon & Schuster toll free at (800) 732-9531 between 8:30 AM and 5 PM EST, Monday through Friday, or visit their website at http://kids.simonandschuster.com.
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