The End of The Beginning:
The End of The Beginning: Being the adventures of a small snail (and an even smaller ant).
"Avon the snail has never had an adventure. So with his new friend, Edward the ant, Avon sets out on a journey to find the excitement his life has been missing. The travelers meet all manner of wise, weird, and intriguing creatures -- including a dragon! -- and it's not long before their adventures begin. "
Written by Avi and illlustrated by Tricia Tusa.