Every morning, brilliant new stories are written by primary schoolchildren.They are all stored in our library (the stories, not the children). To read the stories and see the pictures, just click on the title or read more to view stories.

We also have stories from our other locations:  Cork, Conamara, Galway, Kerry, Mayo, NorthWest, Wicklow, and Wexford


St. Patricks G.N.S, 5th Class, 21st November 2012
One day, the two-headed afro dog (Billy Bob Joe, who had a chubby face and whose side of the afro was black, and Freckles, who had luminous green freckles, really big innocent eyes, and whose side of the afro was chocolate brown) and their best friend, Pinky the marshmallow, were lying down in their beds having an afternoon snooze.


Mount Anville Primary School, 4th Class, 19th November 2012
Once there was a flying pig named Porkchop. He loved flying around and burglering butchers.

He was 52 years old, and he wanted to dance gangnam style.

Scary’s Wild Adventure

St. Philip the Apostle J.N.S. 2nd Class, 15th November 2012
Once upon a time there lived a horse called Scary.

He was a very colourful horse who lived in a field. He was called Scary because he was afraid of the cobra snake that lived in a cave nearby.

Spies in Disguise

Presentation G.S.Maynooth, 4th Class, 14th November 2012
One dark, misty night Billy was thinking about Sophie, his dream date.

Sophie is the head of The Spies, who he has had a crush on for fifteen years, ever since he started working for The Spies.

The Love Within

St Catherine’s Senior School, Cabra West, 4th Class, 7th November 2012, Illustrations by Katie Bartrand
Millie the mermaid was in the underwater castle in the magical sea of Ooo.

Millie was the maid for the two mermaid princesses, who were very mean. 

Joe’s Big Adventure

Esker Educate Together National School, Adamstown, 4th Class, 5 November 2012
Once upon a time there was Joe the fighter and his best friend Christie the footballer.

One day, they were on a football pitch.  The ball they were playing with got lost in the forest.

Roger That

Catherine McAuley National School, Baggot Street, 6th Class, 26 October 2012
Roger the alien was a crash test dummy on his home planet (Roger didn’t realise this was his job).

The captain of his spaceship had told Roger to test out the new hyper-drive space shuttle What-cha-ma-callit.

Terry’s Tale!

St. Patrick’s GNS, Hollypark, Foxrock, 5th Class, Wednesday 26th October 2012
Terry the Pumpkin and Nick the Knife are best friends. Nick carved Terry’s face for him.

Terry knows an avocado called Shelly and he has a huge crush on her!

Wonkey and Me

St. Mary’s BNS, Rathfarnham, 6th Class, 24th October 2012
One day, Ballasmelly, the reserve forward/waterboy for Hobo United, was on his way to the football stadium for the first match of the season.

Hobo United were recently promoted from the Coventry League into the Smelliership.

The Two Lost Friends

Scoil Thomais, 4th Class, 23rd October 2012
It all happened a year ago.Bamboo the panda lost his parents when his village was being destroyed by the hunters.

Bamboo felt very sad; he felt so sad he felt like giving up.

The Two Lost Friends

St Mary’s B.N.S, Rathfarnham, 6th Class, 22nd October 2012
In a Ugandan zoo, a chimpanzee called Norris is talking to his good friend the orange lemon named Boris.

They are talking about the weekend’s sport results.

Sam’s Adventure

Scoil ThomáisCastleknock, 4th Class, 18th October 2012
Sam the chocolate doughnut was in the Phoenix Park, walking near the local unicorn stables.

Sam was with his best friend Bob the potato when Bob was kidnapped by evil gingerbread men.

Blaster to The Rescue!

St. Brigid’s Girls National School, Cabinteely, Dublin 18, 3rd Class, 17th October 2012
It was twelve o’clock in Candyland and Blaster the fire-breathing dog was walking down the road.

Suddenly, he saw a white wolf sitting on a bench ahead of him.  He thought she looked really friendly and that she was very beautiful.

The Karate-Bean

St. Kevin’s National School, Gorey, Co. Wexford, 6th/5th Class, 16th October 2012
Mischief the Jellybean Prince was in a packet of Maltesers. He was feeling terrified.

The leader of the Maltesers (the Malteser King) had kidnapped Mischief in the factory and put him in the packet.

Sally With A Chance

St Brigid’s Primary School, Haddington Road, 6th Class, 15 October 2012
“Squack!” screamed Sally the peacock. “I’m going to be late for the audition!”

Sally ran to her closet wondering what to wear and decided to wear a big pink flamingo suit.

Finding Sauce

Griffeen Valley Educate Together N.S.Lucan, 4th Class, 11th October 2012
One day, there was a spaghetti snake called Snoodle who was feeling a bit lonely because she was so plain.

So she decided to go on a slither around the neighborhood.

The Socks

Holy Family SNS, Rivervalley, Swords, 4th Class, 10th October 2012
Once upon a time there was a gorgeous, sunny day.

Suddenly, a shadow sped across the sun.  Was it a bird?  Was it a plane?  Or was it a pineapple?

A Crispy Situation

St.Fiachras SNS, Beaumont, 6th Class, 9th October 2012
Señor Dylan the Dancing Dorito was in his room practising his salsa dancing in front of the mirror.  

He was thinking of the time three years ago, right outside Mexico, where he first met Mr Mouse.

Fizztastic Day

Griffeen Valley ETNS, 4th Class, 2 October 2012
One day, Mr Fizz and his best friend Icerella the Talking Ice Cube were talking in the fridge.

They were chatting about going to the beach. The people of the house had packed them in a basket ready to go to the beach.

Lily and Her Mysterious Grandmother

Holy Family S.N.S, Rivervalley, Swords, 5th Class, 28th September 2012
Lily was a small girl who lived in a big world.  She lived in a mansion in New York.  

One day, her parents left on a business trip to India.  Her granny, Betty, arrived to mind her. Betty was the nicest granny during the day BUT at nighttime, when the full moon came up, she turned into a witch.



There IS life on Mars!

St. Patricks National School, 5th Class, 26th September 2012
Sugar the doughnut was made by a doughnut machine in a bakery on Mars.

A scientist bought her and brought her to life in his laboratory by filling her with magic chocolate.

The Real Boy

Holy Trinity SNS, Donaghmede, 6th Class, 25th September 2012
It all started when Vangelina Van was bitten by a llama.

She was just a normal van until the bite went into the engine and magically infected her.  Ever since then, she has been the freak of all the talking cars.

The Strange Journey

Culture Night at Fighting Words, 21st September 2012
George was an unusual foster child. His family were away all the time, but he was told that his parents supposedly died in a car crash, but George believed that they are still alive.

His foster family are eight-eyed zombies.

Bob who sits on his best friend

Scoil San Treasa, Mt. Merrion, 2nd Class, 19th September 2012
Once upon a time there was a fat guy called Bob. He was in New Guinea trying to squash the president.

He was working with his best friend to squash him. Their plan was Bob was going to sit on him and Strippy would throw a salty cheese ball at him.

Hot Potato

St. Patricks National School, Greystones, 4th Class, 18th September 2012
“Hi, I didn’t see you there!” said Bob the Potato to Fred the Chip.

They were standing in the middle of an oven. Not the best place for a potato and a chip to have a conversation...