The Amazing Trail of Seymour Snail by Lynn E. Hazen ill. Doug Cushman 64 pages Intermediate Chapter Book New York, N.Y. : Henry Holt and Company, 2009.
Seymour Snail is excited that his friends are coming to visit. He quickly hides all of his paintings and sculptures because he is too shy about anyone seeing them. His plan backfires and his friends encourage him to be an artist. Seymour embarks on a job hunt that is quite humorous, eventually finding the perfect job for his abilities. This is a quick read with cute black and white illustrations.