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Get Otto’s Poison Discovery!

The Central Texas Poison Center (CTPC) has developed a fun educational book called Otto’s Poison Discovery. Otto’s Poison Discovery was created to reach pre-k through 2nd grade students and can be used within any setting, whether it is at school, home, or library.  While the Texas Poison Center Network provides free materials to the public for educational purposes, this book is an additional tool that is available for purchase. CTPC believes this book is a great benefit to providing education to the community through reading and engagement activities.…

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