Title: Mandie and the Midnight Journey
Author: Lois Gladys Leppard
Series: Mandie, 13
Format: ebook, bind-up
Rating: 3 stars
Synopsis: Mandie has mixed feelings when she returns home from boarding school to find a new baby brother. Her mother seems to be so wrapped up in the new baby that Mandie allows herself to wonder if her mother doesn't love her anymore. Feeling sorry for herself, Mandie packs her few belongings to leave, despite her Uncle Ned's advice.
Favourite character: Riley
Least favourite character: Mandie
Mini-review: Man was Mandie a brat in this. I wanted to shake her a couple (make that a few) times. Also, I can't believe Elizabeth's letting her go to Europe after everything she did. Like I get that Mrs. Taft already paid for everything, but they should've sent Sallie or Polly or something.
Amanda "Mandie" Shaw - Emma Rayne Lyle
Elizabeth Shaw - Malin Akerman
Uncle Ned Sweetwater - Zahn McClarnon
Riley O'Neal - Domhnall Gleeson
Dr. Woodard - Gideon Emery
John Shaw - Robert Downey Jr.
Joe Woodard - Diego Velazquez
Liza - Genneya Walton
Polly Cornwallis - Nikki Hahn
Morning Star Sweetwater - Irene Bedard
Grandmother Taft - Meryl Streep
Mrs. Woodard - Danica McKellar
Celia Hamilton - Sadie Sink