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Product name Dora the Explorer Children's Board Book
Description The heavy-cardboard book has "Whose Birthday Is It?" printed on the cover in yellow letters. Dora the Explorer cartoon characters are pictured on each page. A cutout in the top left corner of the book has a small plastic replica of a balloon attached. The yellow and orange balloon is used as a slide to reveal answers to questions in the book. 
Problem A plastic replica of a balloon attached to the book can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children. 
Distribution Nationwide at discount department stores and bookstores. 
Company Simon and Schuster - 800-223-2336; web site - 
Dates sold August 2003. 
Date posted 09/23/2003 

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