The Big Bad Elephant

      Jonathan Brett
The Big Bad Elephant

A fractured fairy tale about a fill-in evil woodland creature on the trail of Little Red Riding Hood.The Big Bad Wolf is hospitalized, so when Evil Fairy Tale Animals need his help, he has to outsource to his friend: the Big Bad Elephant.Unfortunately for the wolf, but fortunately for Little Red Riding Hood, the rules of the Enchanted Jungle are different than the rules of the Enchanted Forest. The elephant has to adapt to his new surroundings while dealing with Red's modern woods-wise ways.
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    An Alien Abduction for Christmas: A Short Story

      Jonathan Brett
An Alien Abduction for Christmas: A Short Story

Clive’s wife has sent him on a mission to get the hottest Christmas gift of the year, but he has been abducted by inept aliens on his way to the mall. Can Clive complete his mission, or will he be bogged down by bothering to try to teach the aliens about the true meaning of Christmas?Christmas shopping is Clive’s least-favorite activity, but his wife needs him to get the most-popular Christmas gift to make a three-year-old’s Christmas perfect. On his way to the dangers of the pre-Christmas mall, Clive gets abducted by three inept aliens who are desperate to meet their abduction quota for the month. Clive now faces a terrible choice: complete his mission, or teach the aliens the true meaning of Christmas.
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    The Monarch of the Forest

      Jonathan Brett
The Monarch of the Forest

A young man discovers that a story told by his grandfather may not just be family legend, but a modern legend with implications for the future of the old forest where his grandfather lives.The world grew up and left its legends behind, but Jason is soon to discover that his grandfather's big deer story may be the beginning of one of the world's legend's final chapter.Development threatens Jason's grandfather's house and his aunts and uncle are threatening to put their father in a nursing home. This may seem like an odd time to go hunting, but Jason's grandfather insists, begging him to bring the Monarch of the Forest to the front porch. As Jason takes to the changing and shrinking forest, he discovers that just because he's not a legend like his grandfather, he may be the one to bring a legend to an end.
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    The Adventure of the Costume Ball: A Short Story

      Jonathan Brett
The Adventure of the Costume Ball: A Short Story

In this short-story prequel to A+ For Murder, Michael O'Brien must solve the theft of a priceless necklace before the thief gets away from the party.In A+ For Murder, English teacher Michael O'Brien has to solve a murder mystery before he becomes the next victim. But before he got caught up in solving murders, Michael had to handle smaller mysteries that sharpened his skills and failed to give him self-confidence.In The Adventure of The Costume Ball, Mike is stuck at a costume party event, and his superintendent is trotting him out as a mystery-solving teacher. But before Mike can make his escape, the lights go out and priceless jewels vanish, and Mike has to stop the thief before he gets through the very door Mike has been eying since the party started!
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    Todd Save The Queen: A Short Story

      Jonathan Brett
Todd Save The Queen: A Short Story

Tom, Dick, and Harry need help rescuing a princess, and Todd happened to be on his back porch.Todd has cancer and is about to give up on life – until three inept aliens abduct him because they think he can be an action movie star. Now Todd has to save an intergalactic queen from a bloodthirsty military, and his only allies are three aliens called Tom, Dick, and Harry.
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