RSO July 2020

Welcome to Riverbend Standing Orders for July 2020.

We are delighted to bring to you a great selection of titles for our July RSO packs.

Kind Regards, Pauline and Trish

Picture Books

Catch that Chicken – Atinkuke (3+ Africa, family, village life, community, chickens, problem solving)

Finding François – Gus Gordon (5+ loneliness, grief and loss – losing a grandparent, friendship, letter writing, Teacher Notes)

I Want to Be an Engineer – Samantha Dungey; illus. Hilary Bruce (5+ STEM, gender diversity in employment, engineering, rhyme)

Pink – Margaret Wild; illus. Judith Rossell (3+ fitting in, self-esteem, acceptance, peers, friendship, Teacher Notes)

Primary Fiction

Iggy Peck and the Mysterious Mansion (Questioneers #3) – Andrea Beaty; illus. David Roberts (6+ STEM, architecture, mystery, haunted houses, friendship, problem-solving)

The Mummy Smugglers of Crumblin Castle – Pamela Rushby (9+ family, mystery, history, mythology, adventure, Classroom Ideas)

The Secret Library of Hummingbird House – Julianne Negri (9+ family separation, time-slip, adapting to change, history, standing up for your beliefs)

The Super Miraculous Journey Of Freddie Yates – Jenny Pearson; illus. Rob Biddulph (9+ humour, family, adventure, grief (loss of grandparent)

Middle School Fiction

Love on the Main Stage – Sareeta Domingo (12+ romance, family, diversity, identity, humour, street food, music, summer UK festivals, friendship, contemporary, secrets, travel)

The Last Paper Crane – Kerry Drewery; illust. Natsko Seki (12+ Hiroshima, verse novel, grief, remorse, guilt, scars of war, old age, search for family)

The Lost Soul Atlas – Zana Fraillon (11+ homelessness, diversity, grief and loss, concept of afterlife, family, friendship, loyalty, memories, dislocation, non-binary character, some violence, exploitation, hardship and poverty, death

When Rain Turns to Snow – Jane Godwin (11+ family, identity, coming-of-age, teenage pregnancy, adoption, friendship, cyberbullying, secrets, Teacher Resources)

Secondary Fiction

Chasing Lucky – suitable for 15+: romance, small towns, families, family curse, identity, coming of age, diversity, friendship, absent father

Clap When You Land – Elizabeth Acevedo (14+ dual narration, sisters, family deception, lies, secret life, polygamy, verse novels, plane crash, grief, anger, poverty, coming of age, community, LGBTQI character, Dominican Republic)

Stars Like Us – Frances Chapman (15+ contemporary, pop stars, musical ambition, viral sensation, identity, coming of age, bisexual representation, some sexual references, swearing, underage drinking and drug taking)

Sorcery of Thorns – Margaret Rogerson (14+ sorcery, magic, library apprentice, sabotage, romance friendship, battle between good and evil, strong female hero, fantasy)

Adult Fiction

A Room Made of Leaves – Kate Grenville

The Silk House – Kayte Nunn

Primary Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Hello Universe – Erin Entrada Kelly (9+ diversity, unlikely friendships, deaf character, disability, mystery, accidents, pranks, danger)

Mark Anchovy Pizza Detective – William Goldsmith(9+ mystery, adventure, humour, Rome, pizza delivery, detectives)

Nit Boy – Tristan Bancks; illus. Heath Mackenzie (8+ family, friendship, learning to trust and accept yourself, courage, action-comedy genre, overcoming great odds, diversity, bloodsucking insects, health and hygiene, Teacher Notes)

The Super Miraculous Journey Of Freddie Yates – Jenny Pearson; illus. Rob Biddulph (9+ humour, family, adventure, grief (loss of grandparent)

Middle School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

The Book of Mysteries – JR Wallis (11+ magic, adventure, friendship, monsters, family, feminism, tradition, identity, bravery and courage)

The Last Paper Crane – Kerry Drewery; illust. Natsko Seki (12+ Hiroshima, verse novel, grief, remorse, guilt, scars of war, old age, search for family)

The Lost Soul Atlas – Zana Fraillon (11+ homelessness, diversity, grief and loss, concept of afterlife, family, friendship, loyalty, memories, dislocation, non-binary character, some violence, exploitation, hardship and poverty, death

When Rain Turns to Snow – Jane Godwin (11+ family, identity, coming-of-age, teenage pregnancy, adoption, friendship, cyberbullying, secrets, Teacher Resources)

Secondary School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Dark Blue Rising – Teri Terry (14+ speculative thriller, first in new series, paranormal, abduction, false identity, elite swimming school, DNA)

Hawk – James Patterson (15+ series, dystopian, paranormal, orphan, heroes and villains, magic, secrets)

This Light Between Us: A Novel of World War II – Andrew Fukuda (13+ World War II, pen-pals, Pearl Harbour, internment camps, Nazi persecution, Auschwitz, prejudice, friendship)

TrueL1f3 – Jay Kristoff (15+ series, dystopian, artificial intelligence, friendships, loyalty, love, identity, twisty, fighting for the future, action, violence and death)

RSO June 2020

Welcome to Riverbend Standing Orders for June 2020.

We are delighted to bring to you a great selection of titles for our June RSO packs.

Kind Regards, Pauline and Trish

Picture Books

Henry Turnip – Chloe Jasmine Harris (3+ – acceptance, friendship, being yourself, self-appreciation, confidence, bravery)

I’m Sticking With You – Smriti Halls; illus. Steve Small (3+ friendship, belonging, kindness, personal space)

Tell ’em! – Katrina Germein, Rosemary Sullivan with the children from Manyallaluk School; illus. Karen Briggs (3+ community, Indigenous Australians, friendship, cultural diversity Teacher Notes)

The Giant and the Sea – Trent Jamieson; illus. Rovina Cai (5+ climate change, alienation, industrialism, freedom of speech, individual’s power, Teacher’s Notes)

Primary Fiction

Agent Zaiba Investigates: the Missing Diamonds – Annabelle Sami; illus. Daniela Sosa (8+ – detective, cultural diversity, humour, first in series, mystery of missing animal)

The Pearl in the Ice – Cathryn Constable (9+ – historical, determined heroine, stowaway, danger, espionage, superstition, set at sea)

The Power of Positive Pranking – Nat Amoore (8+ families, friendships, acceptance, grief, pranks, determination, giving something your best effort)

The Theory of Hummingbirds – Michelle Kadarusman (9+ friends, disability, exclusion, sports, hummingbirds, science, black holes, librarians, Resource Guide)

Middle School Fiction

Clementine & Rudy – Siobhan Curham (12+ friendships, street art, slam poetry and writing, feminism, dysfunctional families, socio-economic differences, romance, travel)

The Schoolmaster’s Daughter – Jackie French (12+ colonial Australian history, Pacific Islanders, education, equality, feminism, racism, slavery)

Where the World Turns Wild – Nicola Penfold (11+ family, love, loyalty, courage, post-apocalyptic, viruses, disease, survival, authoritarian government, conspiracy)

Wonderscape – Jennifer Bell (11+ fantasy, friendships, quests, identity, historical figures, loyalty, time slip, time travel, adventure, action, danger, suspense, role playing games, Teacher Notes)

Secondary Fiction

Again, Again – E. Lockhart (15+ human connection, forgiveness, family bonds, romance, art, self-discovery, multiple possibilities, sexual and drug references)

Love From A to Z – S.K. Ali (15+ travel, romance, friendships, family, identity, racism, family, diverse characters, living with MS, Islamophobia, discrimination)

On Midnight Beach – Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick (15+ coming of age, historical, set in Ireland, dolphin, beachside communities, community divisions, romance, rivalry, some violence, mild sexual references)

The End of the World is Bigger Than Love – Davina Bell (15+ magical realism, metaphor, global pandemic, near future, twins, isolation, trauma, loneliness, jealousy, power and control, unreliable narrator)

Adult Fiction

Diary of a Young Naturalist – Dara McAnulty

Mammoth – Chris Flynn

Primary Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Camp Jupiter Classified: A Probatio’s Journal – Rick Riordan (9+ companion guide to The Trials of Apollo, adventure, ancient secrets, crime and mystery)

Jake Atlas and the Keys to the Apocalypse – Rob Lloyd Jones (9+ adventure, Rome, secret history, family, conflict, next in series)

The Power of Positive Pranking – Nat Amoore (8+ families, friendships, acceptance, grief, pranks, determination, giving something your best effort)

The Young Magicians and the 24-Hour Telepathy Plot – Nick Mohammed (9+ magicians, mystery, crime, friendship, next in series)

Middle School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Monstrous Devices – Damian Love (11+ steampunk, robots, grandfathers, action, spies, mystery, secrets, travel, adventure, mild violence)

The Thirteenth Home of Noah Bradley – Amber Lee Dodd (10+ homelessness, curses, magical realism, sibling relationships, determination, love, Resource Guide)

Where the World Turns Wild – Nicola Penfold (11+ family, love, loyalty, courage, post-apocalyptic, viruses, disease, survival, authoritarian government, conspiracy)

Wonderscape – Jennifer Bell (11+ fantasy, friendships, quests, identity, historical figures, loyalty, time slip, time travel, adventure, action, danger, suspense, role playing games, Teacher Notes)

Secondary School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Earth to Charlie – Justin Olson – (15+ grief & loss, bullying, obsessions with aliens, mental health issues, lgbt+ themes, identity, coming-of-age, friendships, loneliness, father-son relationships, reference to over-drinking habits, references to and on-page descriptions of the hospitalisation of an obese character)

Roadtripped – Pete Hautman – (15+ road trips, identity, coming-of-age, ghosting by an ex-girlfriend, grief & loss, reference to stalking behaviours, reference to suicide by a parent, selfish behaviours, mc displaying privilege, reference to drug taking, and underage drinking)

Snowflake, AZ – Marcus Sedgwick (15+ alternate lifestyle, illness, outliers, reclusive communities, off-the-grid living, poisonous physical reactions to modern world chemicals, cult-like community, returning to organic and natural life, challenging societal assumptions and expectations, identity, family, grief & loss)

On Midnight Beach – Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick (15+ coming of age, historical, set in Ireland, dolphin, beachside communities, community divisions, father-daughter relationships, societal expectations of 1970s, romance, rivalry, some violence, sexual references)

RSO May 2020

Welcome to Riverbend Standing Orders for May 2020.

We are delighted to bring to you a great selection of titles for our May RSO packs.

Kind Regards, Pauline and Trish

Picture Books

Blue – Britta Teckentrup (3+ – sadness, depression, self-awareness, courage, hope)

Good Question – Sue Whiting; illus. Annie White (4+ – fairytales, imagination, curiosity, intertextuality, Teacher Notes)

I Can Catch a Monster – Bethan Woollvin (3+ – bravery, kindness, resilience, mythical creatures, siblings)

The Fort – Laura Perdew; illus. Adelina Lirius (3+ tree houses, cooperation, imagination and play, friendship, imagination, resolving conflict, pirates, princes, Teacher Notes)

Primary Fiction

As Fast as I Can – Penny Tangey (9+ – resilience, acceptance, humour, sport, friendships, Teacher Notes)

The One and Only Bob – Katherine Applegate (8+ – friendship, animals, zoo, courage, friendship)

The Pear Affair – Judith Eagle (9+ – Paris, mystery, thieves, conspiracy, catacombs)

Worse Things – Sally Murphy (9+ – connections, family, sport, death of a parent, grief and loss, parental expectations, refugees)

Middle School Fiction

Echo Mountain – Lauren Wolk (11+ – Great Depression, mountain life, subsistence, accidents, healing, family, resilience)

Lost – Ele Fountain (11+ – family, homelessness, adventure, social themes)

The Unteachables – Gordon Korman (11+ – humour, school, sympathetic teacher)

The Year the Maps Changed – Danielle Binks (11+ – blended family, historical, diversity, refugees, community, friendship, grief and loss, maps, Teacher Notes)

Secondary Fiction

Aurora Burning – Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff (15+ – Science Fiction, action, romance, violence and death)

Burn – Patrick Ness (15+ – alternate realities, dragons, family, magic, friendships, LGBTQIA, mythology, prophecies, religion, diversity, some violence, mild sexual references)

Incendiary – Zoraida Córdova (15+ – paranormal fantasy, wars between countries, spies, loyalty, romance, political intrigue, secrets and lies, some violence, sexual references, start of a new series)

When it Drops – Alex Dyson (14+ – music, family, grief and loss, humour, viral sensation, identity, friendships, bisexual rep (secondary female character)

Adult Fiction

Night Lessons in Little Jerusalem – Rick Held

The Book of Longings – Sue Monk Kidd

Primary Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Her Perilous Mansion – Sean Williams (9+ – fantasy, intelligent and resourceful characters, mystery, adventure, humour)

Otto Tattercoat and the Forest of Lost Things – Matilda Woods (8+ – magic, wonder, adventure, orphans, mysterious woods)

The One and Only Bob – Katherine Applegate (8+ – friendship, animals, zoo, courage, friendship)

Worse Things – Sally Murphy (9+ – connections, family, sport, death of a parent, grief and loss, parental expectations, refugees)

Middle School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Lost – Ele Fountain (11+ – family, homelessness, adventure, social themes)

The Strangeworlds Travel Agency – J.D. Lapinski (8+ – travel and exploration, world building, magic and environmental issues, Teacher Notes)

The Unteachables – Gordon Korman (11+ – humour, school, sympathetic teacher)

The Year the Maps Changed – Danielle Binks (11+ – blended family, historical, diversity, refugees, community, friendship, grief and loss, maps, Teacher Notes)

Secondary School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Aurora Burning – Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff (15+ – Science Fiction, action, romance, violence and death)

Burn – Patrick Ness (15+ – alternate realities, dragons, family, magic, friendships, LGBTQIA, mythology, prophecies, religion, diversity, some violence, mild sexual references)

The Tell – Martin Chatterton (14+ – crime families, identity, coming-of-age, friendship, corruption, grief and loss, action, death and violence, some swearing, street art, romance, moral & ethical decision-making

When it Drops – Alex Dyson (14+ – music, family, grief and loss, humour, viral sensation, identity, friendships, bisexual rep (secondary female character)

RSO April 2020

Welcome to Riverbend Standing Orders for April 2020.

We are delighted to bring to you a great selection of titles for our April RSO packs.

Kind Regards, Pauline and Trish

Picture Books

Bob Goes Pop – Marion Deuchars (ages 3+ – art, rivalry, friendship, collaboration)

Landing with Wings – Trace Balla (7+ – family, Australian rural life, Indigenous culture, community, relocation, Teacher Notes)

Respect – Aunty Fay Muir & Sue Lawson; illus. Lisa Kennedy (3+ Aboriginal Australians – Social Life and Customs, Respect, Family, Elders, Ancestors, Country, Stories and song Teacher Notes)

Your Birthday Was the Best – Maggie Hutchings; illus. Felicita Sala (3+ – humour, cockroaches, animal point of view, birthday celebrations)

Primary Fiction

Evernight – Ross Mackenzie (10+ dark magic, mystery, orphans, underground sewers, treasure, adventure, witches)

Fire Boy – J.M. Joseph (9+ – friendship, unexpected superpowers, magical sweets, Inca legends, cats)

Scary Mary and the Stripe Spell (#1 Monty’s Island) by Emily Rodda; illus. Lucinda Gifford (6+ – adventure, fantasy, pirates, magic, deserted islands, friendships and treasure, Teacher Notes)

Small Mercies – Bridget Krone (9+ – South Africa, non-nuclear family structure, injustice, elderly, Gandhi, passive resistance)

Middle School Fiction

Orion Lost – Alastair Chisholm (10+ – adventure, science fiction, space pirates, alien species, artificial intelligence, danger)

The Book of Chance – Sue Whiting (11+ family, secrets, friendships, diversity, grief and loss, identity, Teacher Notes)

The January Stars – Kate Constable (12+ family, intergenerational relationships, siblings, magical realism, astronomy, identity, Teacher Notes)

Wink – Rob Harrell (10+ cancer, friendship, eye disease, online bullying, resilience, courage, humour, Teacher Notes)

Secondary Fiction

Deep Water – Sarah Epstein (15+ Australian contemporary, crime, mystery, missing teenager, small town, secrets, dysfunctional abusive families, betrayal, swearing, Teacher Notes)

How to Grow a Family Tree – Eliza Henry Jones (15+ Australian contemporary, family, identity, gambling addiction, trauma, friendship, mental health, adoption, love, coming of age, mild swearing, Teacher Notes)

The Gravity of Us – Phil Stamper (15+- family, identity, LGBTQ, romance, identity, space travel, journalism, media representation, social media, mystery, grief and loss, friendship)

The Sword and the Dagger – Robert Cochrane (15+ – historical, The Crusades, war, friendship, grief and loss, betrayal, political intrigue, loyalty, feminism, diverse representations, violence and death)

Adult Fiction

Sheerwater – Leah Swann

The Glass Hotel – Emily St John Mandel

Primary Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Evernight – Ross Mackenzie (10+ dark magic, mystery, orphans, underground sewers, treasure, adventure, witches)

Fire Boy – J.M. Joseph (9+ – friendship, unexpected superpowers, magical sweets, Inca legends, cats)

Sticky Pines – The Bigwoof Conspiracy – Dashe Roberts (9+ mystery UFO-obsession, friendship, secrets, mystery)

Wayside School Beneath the Cloud of Doom – Louis Sachar (9+ humour, school stories, quirky characters)

Middle School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Cloudburst: A Jack Courtney Adventure – Wilbur Smith (12+ Africa, bandits, mercenaries, animal and habitat conservation, hostile tribes, death, gun violence, animal cruelty, adventure, corruption)

Orion Lost – Alastair Chisholm (10+ – adventure, science fiction, space pirates, alien species, artificial intelligence, danger)

Robin Hood: Hacking, Heists and Flaming Arrows – Robert Muchamore (11+ – contemporary retelling, some violence, corruption and greed, social injustice, hacking and coding)

Wink – Rob Harrell (10+ cancer, friendship, eye disease, online bullying, resilience, courage, humour, Teacher Notes)

Secondary School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Confessions about Colton – Olivia Harvard (15+ thriller, mystery, murder, scavenger hunt, unreliable narrator)

Deep Water – Sarah Epstein (15+ Australian contemporary, crime, mystery, missing teenager, small town, secrets, dysfunctional abusive families, betrayal, swearing, Teacher Notes)

The Gravity of Us – Phil Stamper ((15+- family, identity, LGBTQ, romance, identity, space travel, journalism, media representation, social media, mystery, grief and loss, friendship)

The Sword and the Dagger – Robert Cochrane (15+ – historical, The Crusades, war, friendship, grief and loss, betrayal, political intrigue, loyalty, feminism, diverse representations, violence and death)

RSO March 2020

Welcome to Riverbend Standing Orders for March 2020.

We are delighted to bring to you a great selection of titles for our March RSO packs.

Kind Regards, Pauline and Trish

Picture Books

Anisa’s Alphabet – Mike Dumbleton; illus. Hannah Sommerville (ages 5+ – refugees, freedom, hope, families, survival, Teacher’s Notes)

Dear Earth – Isabel Otter; illus. Clara Ananuzzi (ages 3+ – animals, the Earth, letter writing, environment)

Little Ned – Michael Wagner; illus. Adam Carruthers (ages 3+ – being too careful, taking risks, anxiety, humour)

The Lost Moustache -Vikki Conley; illus. Caterina Metti (ages 5+ – creativity, imagination, curiosity, theatre, joy of dressing up, fun, Trailer)

Primary Fiction

Orphans of the Tide – Struan Murray (ages 9+ – friendship, siblings, loss, courage, fantasy, adventure)

The Fabulous Cakes of Zinnia Jakes – the Crumbling Castle – Brenda Gurr; illus. Nancy Leschnikoff (ages 8+ – creativity, humour, baking, secrets)

The Republic of Birds – Jessica Miller (ages 9+ – Russian Folklore; siblings, magic, fantasy, adventure. Teacher notes)

The Unstoppable Letty Pegg – Iszi Lawrence (ages 8+ – historical adventure, Jiu Jitsu, roller skating, suffragettes)

Middle School Fiction

Dragon Pearl – Yoon Ha Lee (ages 11+ – Korean Folklore, grief & loss, spirits, ghosts, supernatural themes, magical elements)

In the Key of Code – Aimee Lucido (ages 11+ – Verse novel, friendship, bullying, teacher facing cancer, family, music, coding)

Red Day – Sandy Fussell (ages 10+ – family, friendship, history, World War II, Australia’s involvement, internment of the Japanese, student exchanges, healing, forgiveness, synaesthesia, time travel. Teacher’s notes)

The Winterborne House for Vengeance and Valour – Ally Carter (ages 11+ – Orphans, absent &/or deceased parents, mystery, friendships, mild violence)

Secondary Fiction

Break the Fall – Jennifer Locapelli (ages 15+ – Reference to grooming behaviours and sexual abuse (off page), #metoo movement, drug test fraud, friendship, romance, ethnic diversity, satisfying and triumphant resolution)

Butterfly Yellow – Thanhha Lai (ages 14+ – courage, redemption, friendship, family and new beginnings)

Only Mostly Devastated – Sophie Gonzales (ages 15+ – gay (male) romance, closeted character, friendship, grief and loss)

A Trio of Sophies – Eileen Merriman (ages 16+ – mystery, friendship, obsession, lies, unreliable narration, inappropriate student-teacher relationships, sexual references, underage drinking)

Adult Fiction

Greenwood – Michael Christie

The River Home – Hannah Richell

Primary Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Frankie Fish and the Wild Wild Mess – Peter Helliar (ages 8+ – Wild West, time travel, magic suitcase, humour, gold rush fever)

Haywire: The Dunera Boys (#2 Australia’s Second World War) – Claire Saxby (ages 10+ – empathy, friendship, family, internment of Germans, and the impact of war of community)

Orphans of the Tide – Struan Murray (ages 9+ – friendship, siblings, loss, courage, fantasy, adventure)

The Monster in the Lake – Louie Stowell; illus. David Ortu (ages 7+ – wizards, adventure, talking animals, humour, friendship)

Middle School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Dragon Pearl – Yoon Ha Lee (ages 11+ – Korean Folklore, grief & loss, spirits, ghosts, supernatural themes, magical elements)

Game On – George Ivanoff (ages 11+ – computer games, identity, reality, freedom, free will, fantasy, science fiction. Teacher’s Notes)

Red Day – Sandy Fussell (ages 10+ – family, friendship, history, World War II, Australia’s involvement, internment of the Japanese, student exchanges, healing, forgiveness, synaesthesia, time travel. Teacher’s notes)

The Winterborne House for Vengeance and Valour – Ally Carter (ages 11+ – Orphans, absent &/or deceased parents, mystery, friendships, mild violence)

Secondary School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

The Between – David Hofmeyr (ages 14+ – science fiction, parallel universe, abduction, other worldly creatures, action, diverse characters and ethnicities)

Grief Angels – David Owen (ages 15+ – Grief (deceased abusive father), depression, sexual references, male friendship, exploration of masculinity, swearing and drinking, magical realism element)

The Justice Project – Michael Betcherman (ages 15+ – chronic pain, depressions, stories of injustice, racism, closeted lesbian, friendship, romance)

Winter in Wartime – Jan Terlouw (ages 14+ – World War II in Netherlands, refugees, the Resistance, betrayal, courage, loss of childhood and family, devastation of war, bravery)

RSO October 2019

Welcome to Riverbend Standing Orders for October 2019.

We are delighted to bring to you a great selection of titles for our October RSO packs.

Kind Regards

Suzy, Pauline and Trish

Picture Books

All of the Factors of Why I Love Tractors Beast Feast
Just Because Oi Puppies!

Primary Fiction

Ask Hercules Quick Beverly Right Here
Guts I, Cosmo

Middle School Fiction

Dear Sweet Pea Girl Boy Sea
Golden Unicorn The Golden Butterfly

Secondary Fiction

Ghost Bird Scars like Wings
The Library of Lost Things The Places I’ve Cried in Public

Adult Fiction

Cilka’s Journey The Dutch House

Primary Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Bold Tales for Brave Hearted Boys The Bad Luck Lighthouse
Spylark I, Cosmo

Middle School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Girl Boy Sea Golden Unicorn
Earth Swarm Forgotten City

Secondary School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Frankly in Love Rules for Vanishing
The Echo Room The Man in the Water

 

RSO September 2019

Welcome to Riverbend Standing Orders for September 2019.

We are delighted to bring to you a great selection of titles for our September RSO packs.

Kind Regards

Suzy, Pauline and Trish

Picture Books

A Stone Sat Still Miss Kraken
Ninja Boy’s Secret Ravi’s Roar

Primary Fiction

An Unlikely Spy Maddie in the Middle
The Land of Roar The Time of Green Magic

Middle School Fiction

Monuments Storm
The Bone Garden The Lords of Melody

Secondary Fiction

Heartstream Serpent _ Dove
The Safest Lies This is How We Change the Ending

Adult Fiction

A Single Thread (coming soon) Wolfe Island (coming soon)

Primary Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

A Different Land Get Me Out of Here
JT The Making of a Total Legend The Land of Roar

Middle School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Lost Monuments
The Bone Garden Tim and Tigon

Secondary School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

No Barriers This is How We Change the Ending
The Soul Keepers Unstoppable Moses

 

RSO August 2019

Welcome to Riverbend Standing Orders for August 2019.

We are delighted to bring to you a great selection of titles for our August RSO packs.

Kind Regards

Suzy, Pauline and Trish

Picture Books

Fly Lunch at Number 10 Pomegranate St
Mr Gumpy’s Rhino There’s a Rang-Tan in My Bedroom

Primary Fiction

Fully Booked Toffle Towers The Garden of Lost Secrets
The Longest Night of Charlie Noon The Monster Who Wasn’t

Middle School Fiction

Check Mates Dark Blade
Mika and Max The Butterfly Circus

Secondary Fiction

It Sounded Better in My Head Perfectly Preventable Deaths
Take the Shot The Astrid Notes

Adult Fiction

Inland Salt

Primary Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

The Little Town of Marrowville The Longest Night of Charlie Noon
The Monster Who Wasn’t Fully Booked Toffle Towers

Middle School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

A Strange Kind of Brave Check Mates
Dark Blade Revolution

Secondary School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Everything Everywhere Everyone Songs of a War Boy
Take the Shot When We Were Lost

 

RSO July 2019

Welcome to Riverbend Standing Orders for July 2019.

We are delighted to bring to you a great selection of titles for our July RSO packs.

Kind Regards

Suzy, Pauline and Trish

Picture Books

Brenda is a Sheep Goodnight Little Tough Guy
Heads and Tails Underwater Horatio Squeak

Primary Fiction

A Boy Called Bob Becomes an AFL Footballer Into the Wild
Pog The New Kid Very Popular Me

Middle School Fiction

Detention Rogue
Rumblestar The Good Thieves

Secondary Fiction

A Good Girl_s Guide to Murder Call It What You Want
Gumiho Wicked Fox The Eyes of Tamburah

Adult Fiction

Shepherd The Yield

Primary Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

New Blood Beast Quest #1 A Boy Called Bob Becomes an AFL Footballer
Pog The New Kid Very Popular Me

Middle School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Detention Rogue
Rumblestar The Good Thieves

Secondary School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Impossible Music The Eyes of Tamburah
All That I Can Fix The Boxer

 

RSO June 2019

Welcome to Riverbend Standing Orders for June 2019.

We are delighted to bring to you a great selection of titles for our June RSO packs.

Kind Regards

Suzy, Pauline and Trish

Picture Books

Alphonse, There’s Mud on the Ceiling I Don’t Want to be Small
Kind When Billy was a Dog

Primary Fiction

Cinders and Sparks Magic at Midnight Sick Bay
The Secret Starling Winston and the Wondrous Wooba Gymnastics Club

Middle School Fiction

How We Roll Sensitive
Song for a Whale The Paper and Hearts Society #1

Secondary Fiction

Serious Moonlight The Gifted, the Talented and Me
We Rule the Night With the Fire on High

Adult Fiction

Lanny The Subjects

Primary Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Secrets of a Schoolyard Millionaire The Great Animal Escapade
When We Were Warriors Winston and the Wondrous Wooba Gymnastics Club

Middle School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Pirate Boy of Sydney Town Still a Work in Progress
The Other Boy The Witch’s Warning

Secondary School Fiction (Boys Only Pack)

Missing Special Forces Cadets The Gifted, the Talented and Me
We Hunt the Flame Whiteout