RSO April 2017

Welcome to Riverbend Standing Orders for April.

To make cataloguing easier for you, we would like to advise that every Riverbend Standing Order title has been entered into SCIS. Simply enter the ISBN or scan the barcode into SCIS and you will be able to download the record directly into your own school catalogue. Easy!

Kind Regards

Suzy, Pauline and Trish

Picture Books

Anywhere Farm Millie Loves Ants
 Rock Pool Secrets  Stepping Stones A Refugee Family’s Journey

Primary Fiction

 Mammoth Mistake Starring Olive Black The Beast of Hushing Wood
The Girl Who Drank the Moon  Wombat Warriors

Middle School Fiction

 Geekerella  The Boy and the Spy
 The Secret Keepers  The Silent Invasion

Secondary Fiction

 Letters to the Lost  Optimists Die First
 Remind Me How This Ends  Strange the Dreamer

Adult Fiction

 A Hundred Small Lessons  Line of Fire

Primary Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

 Just Call Me Spaghetti Hoop Boy  Sci-Fi Junior High #1
 The Beast of Hushing Wood  Wombat Warriors

Middle School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

 Flight Path  The Boy and the Spy
 The Secret Keepers  The Silent Invasion

Secondary School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

 Optimists Die First  Remind Me How This Ends
 Strange the Dreamer  The Trap

RSO March 2017

Welcome to Riverbend Standing Orders for 2017.

We are delighted to bring to you a great selection of titles for our first RSO packs for 2017. You might have noticed that our main Riverbend site has had a make-over. Here you can see all our information about our catalogue, bookclubs and events.

To make cataloguing easier for you, we would like to advise that every Riverbend Standing Order title has been entered into SCIS. Simply enter the ISBN or scan the barcode into SCIS and you will be able to download the record directly into your own school catalogue. Easy!

We hope you enjoy your first packs for 2017.

Kind Regards

Suzy, Pauline and Trish

Picture Books

Antoinette Lucy’s Book
Me and You What Do Grown-ups Do All Day?

Primary Fiction

Frankie Fish and the Sonic Suitcase The Dragon with a Chocolate Heart
The Turnkey The Young Magicians and the Thieves Almanac

Middle School Fiction

Hotaka Maybe a Fox
Mr Romanov’s Garden in the Sky The Eleventh Hour

Secondary Fiction

The Hate U Give The Things We Promise
This is My Song Wing Jones

Adult Fiction

Lincoln in the Bardo The Mother’s Promise

Primary Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Frankie Fish and the Sonic Suitcase My Life and Other Weaponised Muffins
The Bicycle Spy The Young Magicians and the Thieves Almanac

Middle School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Cloud and Wallfish Hotaka
Mr Romanov’s Garden in the Sky The Eleventh Hour

Secondary School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Elon Musk and the Quest for a Fantastic Future The Hate U Give
The Things We Promise This is My Song

RSO October 2016

Here are our final reviews for 2016. We hope you have enjoyed our selection of books over the past year.  There have been some wonderful titles this year and we have loved reading them and reviewing them.

In your packs this month we have sent subscription forms for 2017.  Please complete and either fax or email back to us. We have already started reading for 2017 and we will have some exciting new titles to share with you. If you would like a form emailed to you please contact us: childrens@riverbendbooks.com.au

Keep checking out our Facebook page, and let us know which books your students are enjoying.

To make cataloguing easier for you, we would like to advise that every Riverbend Standing Order title has been entered into SCIS. Simply enter the ISBN or scan the barcode into SCIS and you will be able to download the record directly into your own school catalogue. Easy!

We wish you all the best for a safe and happy Christmas holiday season.

Kind Regards

Suzy, Pauline and Trish

Picture Books

Penguin Problems The Darkest Dark
The Museum of Me We Found a Hat

Primary Fiction

A Most Magical Girl Artie and the Grime Wave
The Secret Horses of Briar Hill The Seventh Wish

Middle School Fiction

Ayesha Dean The Istanbul Intrigue Every Falling Star
Ellyse Perry 1 Pocket Rocket Word Nerd

Secondary Fiction

Cell 7 Everything is Changed
Holding Up the Universe Our Chemical Hearts

Adult Fiction

After the Carnage The Good People

Primary Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

AniMalcolm Artie and the Grime Wave
The Secret Horses of Briar Hill The Seventh Wish

Middle School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Black Powder Every Falling Star
My Name’s Not Friday Word Nerd

Secondary School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Cell 7 Everything is Changed
Holding Up the Universe Our Chemical Hearts

RSO September 2016

We hope you have all survived Book Week and the celebration of literature.  In this month’s newsletter Suzy and Trish discuss the anticipation and excitement of upcoming Writer’s Festivals.

We have our own exciting events on at Riverbend with YA author Krystal Sutherland in conversation with Rhiana Patrick from ABC radio on 30th September.  Her new book Our Chemical Hearts will be coming in the Secondary October packs. You can book here.

Keep checking out our Facebook page, and let us know which books your students are enjoying.

To make cataloguing easier for you, we would like to advise that every Riverbend Standing Order title has been entered into SCIS. Simply enter the ISBN or scan the barcode into SCIS and you will be able to download the record directly into your own school catalogue. Easy!

Kind Regards

Suzy, Pauline and Trish

Picture Books

A Child of Books Ada Twist Scientist
Odd Dog Out They All Saw A Cat

Primary Fiction

 King Flashypants Malkin Moonlight
 Skyfire Seven Signs Where Monsters Lie

Middle School Fiction

Escape to the Moon Islands Fuzzy
Maladapted Wolf Hollow

Secondary Fiction

Nothing Tastes As Good Tell Us Something True
The Call Words In Deep Blue

Adult Fiction

Behold the Dreamers Good Morning Midnight

Primary Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

An Eagle in the Snow Axel and Beast
 Skyfire Seven Signs Where Monsters Lie

Middle School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Escape to the Moon Islands  Freedom Swimmer
Fuzzy Maladapted

Secondary School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Orangeboy Tell Us Something True
The Call Words In Deep Blue

RSO August 2016

It’s already August, and we have still many good books to send out. Pauline has written at length about her adventures in the US in this month’s newsletter, so make sure you read about them (and be jealous with all of us). Keep checking out our Facebook page, and let us know which books your students are enjoying.

To make cataloguing easier for you, we would like to advise that every Riverbend Standing Order title has been entered into SCIS. Simply enter the ISBN or scan the barcode into SCIS and you will be able to download the record directly into your own school catalogue. Easy!

Kind Regards

Suzy, Pauline and Trish

Picture Books

Flying Lemurs Little Wing
The Thank You Book Welcome to Country

Primary Fiction

Seraphina and the Twisted Staff Toad Delight
Voyage to Magical North Yong

Middle School Fiction

A Message to the Sea Booked
The Dairy of William Shakespeare Gentleman The Inventory

Secondary Fiction

The Bad Decisions Playlist The Boundless Sublime
The Smell of Other People’s Houses With Malice

Adult Fiction

The Windy Season Vigil

Primary Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Out of the Clouds Toad Delight
Voyage to Magical North Yong

Middle School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

A Message to the Sea Booked
The Dairy of William Shakespeare Gentleman The Inventory

Secondary School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

The Bad Decisions Playlist The Boundless Sublime
The Smell of Other People’s Houses With Malice

RSO July 2016

While in the United States, Pauline has been posting pictures and articles about her adventures at the Riverbend Schools’ Bookclub Facebook page. If you haven’t already, join us there. It would be great to hear from you if you find a book among our selections you really love!

Be aware that there will be a change to the Picture Book Pack for August. After we sent the newsletter to print, we found out we were able to supply copies of the new Mo Willems’s called The Thank You Book. So picture book subscribers will be receiving it instead of Crusts.

To make cataloguing easier for you, we would like to advise that every Riverbend Standing Order title has been entered into SCIS. Simply enter the ISBN or scan the barcode into SCIS and you will be able to download the record directly into your own school catalogue. Easy!

Kind Regards

Suzy, Pauline and Trish

Picture Books

Archie Snufflekins Oliver Valentine Cupcake Tiberius Cat Bee
On the River Petunia Paris’s Parrot

Primary Fiction

Charlie and the War Against the Grannies Kicking Goals with Goodesy and Magic
The Book that Proves Time Travel Happens The Turtle of Oman

Middle School Fiction

Hell and High Water The Bone Sparrow
The Girl Who Rode the Wind The Riders of Thunder Realm

Secondary Fiction

Another Night in Mullet Town The Crown’s Game
The Road to Winter When Michael Met Mina

Adult Fiction

The Dry The Muse

Primary Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Charlie and the War Against the Grannies Kicking Goals with Goodesy and Magic
The Book that Proves Time Travel Happens The Turtle of Oman

Middle School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Hell and High Water The Bone Sparrow
The Riders of Thunder Realm When Friendship Followed Me Home

Secondary School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Another Night in Mullet Town The Crown’s Game
The Road to Winter When Michael Met Mina

RSO June 2016

Welcome to our June selections  for RSO 2016. We hope you enjoy this month’s selection and have plenty of time in the upcoming school holidays to catch up on your reading.

To make cataloguing easier for you, we would like to advise that every Riverbend Standing Order title has been entered into SCIS. Simply enter the ISBN or scan the barcode into SCIS and you will be able to download the record directly into your own school catalogue. Easy!

Kind Regards

Suzy, Pauline and Trish

Picture Books

Beth Circle
Desert Lake The Story of Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre Out

Primary Fiction

The House on Hummingbird Island The World’s Worst Children
The Misadventures of Max Crumbly  Young Gun Football High 1

Middle School Fiction

Fenn Halflin and the Fearzero The Bubble Boy
The Crystal Run The Other Side of Summer

Secondary Fiction

Game Theory One Would Think The Deep
The Sign of One V for Violet

Adult Fiction

Speaking Out The Last Painting of Sara de Vos

Primary Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Max Helsing Monster Hunter The Misadventures of Max Crumbly
The World’s Worst Children Young Gun Football High 1

Middle School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Fenn Halflin and the Fearzero The Bubble Boy
The Crystal Run The Nest

Secondary School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Game Theory One Would Think The Deep
The Leaving The Sign of One

RSO May 2016

Welcome to our May selections  for RSO 2016. We hope you are enjoying our selections so far.  We are very pleased to include in the Secondary Packs for May a signed copy of Michael Gerard Bauer’s new teen novel, The Pain, My Mother, Sir Tiffy, Cyber Boy & Me.

To make cataloguing easier for you, we would like to advise that every Riverbend Standing Order title has been entered into SCIS. Simply enter the ISBN or scan the barcode into SCIS and you will be able to download the record directly into your own school catalogue. Easy!

Kind Regards

Suzy, Pauline and Trish

Picture Books

Gary Mad Magpie
There is a Tribe of Kids Where’s the Starfish

Primary Fiction

Captain Jimmy Cook Discovers Third Grade Pax
Serafina and the Black Cloak The Genius Factor How to Capture an Invisible Cat

Middle School Fiction

Knights of the Borrowed Dark  The Hidden Oracle
The Reluctant Journal of Henry K Larsen  The Story of Antigone

Secondary Fiction

Ruined The Outliers
The Pain, My Mother, Sir Tiffy, Cyber Boy & Me The Square Root of Summer

Adult Fiction

 A Boy of China Everyone Brave is Forgiven

Primary Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Josh Baxter Levels Up Mr Lemoncello’s Library Olympics
Pax The Genius Factor How to Capture an Invisible Cat

Middle School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Knights of the Borrowed Dark The Hidden Oracle
The Reluctant Journal of Henry K Larsen The Story of Antigone

Secondary School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

 Nightfall  Riverkeep
 Ruined  The Outliers

RSO April 2016

Welcome to our second packs for RSO 2016.  It is difficult to believe that Term 1 has already flown by.  We have many events planned for teachers and teacher-librarians over the next term so if you live locally we would love to see you attend.

To make cataloguing easier for you, we would like to advise that every Riverbend Standing Order title has been entered into SCIS. Simply enter the ISBN or scan the barcode into SCIS and you will be able to download the record directly into your own school catalogue. Easy!

Kind Regards

Suzy, Pauline and Trish

Picture Books

 A Patch From Scratch  Did You Take The B from my ook?
 Hello  The Ricker Racker Club

Primary Fiction

Grover Finds a Home  Myth Raiders 1 Medusa’s Curse
 Shadow Warriors The Road to Ratenburg

Middle School Fiction

Boy X  Pull of the Moon (Wolfblood 1)
 The Secrets We Keep  Turning Pointes

Secondary Fiction

 Book of Lies  Special
 The Special Ones  When We Collided

Adult Fiction

 An Isolated Incident  Sing Fox To Me

Primary Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Myth Raiders 1 Medusa’s Curse  The Pearl Shell Diver
 Shadow Warriors The Road to Ratenburg

Middle School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Boy X  Pull of the Moon (Wolfblood 1)
The Boy Who Harnessed The Wind  The Special Ones

Secondary School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

 Dreaming the Enemy  Special
Twenty Questions for Gloria When We Collided

RSO March 2016

Welcome to Riverbend Standing Orders for 2016.

Our overwhelming feedback in 2015 was that schools would prefer the Why We Chose This Book reviews be available electronically.  Please click on the title under each pack category to be taken to each book’s review.

To make cataloguing easier for you, we would like to advise that every Riverbend Standing Order title has been entered into SCIS. Simply enter the ISBN or scan the barcode into SCIS and you will be able to download the record directly into your own school catalogue. Easy!

We hope you enjoy your first packs for 2016.

Kind Regards

Suzy, Pauline and Trish

Picture Books

Pig The Winner My Sister Is A Superhero
Something Wonderful Tough Guys Have Feelings Too

Primary Fiction

Beetle Boy  Desirable
Simon Thorn And The Wolf’s Den  The Boy Who Could Do What He Liked

Middle School Fiction

 Genesis River of Ink  Hour Of The Bees
MARTians Rebel Of The Sands

Secondary Fiction

 Front Lines Lady Midnight
 The Sidekicks  The Yearbook Committee

Adult Fiction

 All That Is Lost Between Us  The High Places

Primary Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

 Beetle Boy  Desirable
 Simon Thorn And The Wolf’s Den  The Boy Who Could Do What He Liked

Middle School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

 Bro  Genesis River of Ink
MARTians  The Emperor Of Any Place

Secondary School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

 Front Lines  Lady Midnight
 The Sidekicks  The Yearbook Committee