He wants to be your favorite animal. He wants to get to the delicious salad that can't have carrots in it.This book invites you to interact with Escargot as he makes his way to the end of the book. By the end of the story, he just might become your favorite animal. Escargot begs to be read in a French accent, so give it a try. Beautifully illustrated and humourous, Slater's Escargot is a fun read.