The Mystery in the Forbidden City
Chapter 1 Homesick in Beijing
“I miss Grandpa Harry’s waffles,” Ella Briar said with a pout.
“I miss the blueberry muffins from Petunia Bakery,” her brother, Ethan, added.
The twins frowned at their plates, which were piled high with fried rice, pickled vegetables, and some foods they didn’t recognize. The Briar
family was having breakfast at their hotel, the Beijing Imperial. The large dining room was decorated with red and gold...