Audrey's Royal Return: A Descendants Short Story is the second prequel to Descendants 3 following Under the Sea: A Descendants Story. It recaps the first and second movies in Audrey's perspective while she is at the spa getting a makeover.
Until Ben's royal decree to let the teenage children of Isle of the Lost (Mal and her friends) come to live in Auradon. Audrey tried to warn him and everybody about brings VKs over here but, no vale, they even cheered when Ben (is under a love spell) confess his love for Mal at the tourney game, she told herself "Audrey, if that's what Ben wants, then you don't really want to be him." So she started to dateChad Charming, she and her grandmother were right about the VKs they were gonna bring down the barrier, let all the villains, and destroy Auradon. The worst part for Audrey was seen Mal on the coronation carriage with Ben instead of her, then Maleficent shows up turns into a dragon, Mal did the right she turns her own mother into a lizard, as for Audrey she behaves bow to each other out of respect, She did attend the coronation after-party.
After the coronation, her mother guardians whisked Audrey to their cottage for rest & relaxation she is glad that she stayed away Auradon it has gotten really crazy, Mal couldn't handle with her new life and celebrity status, she fell back into magic and lied and again. When Ben got furious, call her out on it, and Mal went back to the Isle, so he chased after her along with her friends (and Dude who can talk now), they all went to the Isle, Ben tries to talk Mal to come back to Auradon but, she dumps him and got him kidnapped by Uma and her pirates' crew, she demands Fairy Godmother's Magic Wand exchange for Ben. Audrey told the attendants that didn't want to go to the Royal Cotillion cause she was supposed to be presented as the king's lady, Uma shows up to the cotillion, cast a love spell on him but, it was no match for Mal cause she kisses Ben and broke the spell. Then Uma and Mal they fight, Ben, intervenes the battle, Uma gives Ben back the ring he gave her and swim away, Mal and Ben reunite there relationship is now renewed.
Audrey concludes no matter the trouble Mal causes she will always save the day and Ben will always love her, Audrey miss home and believe that Auradon misses her too she deciding to return home to make her royal entrance, she checks out her new makeover in a mirror told herself "Ben's going to be sorry he ever let this go." and she is very please with her new look.