Ed Emberley on loan from the library; thumbprint hedgehogs, caterpillars, fish. // Arnold Loechner Mouse, the field mouse Ken trapped in the garage who was accidentally domesticated after a satisfying meal of shredded carrots. (He’s since been set “free” in the woods, was last seen frolicing through Bee and Ken’s legs in a shimmering patch of sunlight. “Letting him go was harder for me than it was for her,” big-hearted Ken says, surprising approximately no one.) // Coat season, finally. // Handmade flashcards from Bee’s sweet Chinese teacher; learning moon, Jupiter. // Bob books success; we’ve got a reader on our hands!