Stories

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

The Middle Age Mystery

St Eithne’s Girls National School, Edenmore, 5th Class, 9 May 2018

In the dark horrible ages, there was a scream in the cave.

“Pelgah, where are you gone?” said Elghah. “It’s dinnertime.”

Elghah was inside her cave, making her dinner of dragon claw soup. There was a stony silence. 

Invisible Boy

St Eithne’s Girls National School, Edenmore, Dublin 5, 6th Class, 8 May 2018

Once upon a time there was a boy called Paul. He lived on a cruise ship with his best friend, Damo the Turtle.

One day, Damo fell off the side of the cruise ship. Paul dived in after him.

Damo was kidnapped by an electric seal and the cruise ship sailed away. 

Season 4

Sacred Heart SNS, 6th class, County Wicklow, 3rd May 2018

“Why did you get me into trouble and push me into that bookshelf?” Derek said.

“Cos I hate you and you’re a disgrace!” 

Outside the window there were asteroids falling and night time was coming very quick.

The Big Quest

St John Bosco Junior Boys School, Navan Road, Dublin 7, 1st Class, 3 May 2018

One day there was a huge hive. Horn the Hornet flew in and saw the Queen Hornet of England.

“How do you do?” the queen hornet said.

“I’m well. How do you do too?” asked Horn.

Attack of the Cheese Grater

Gorey ETNS, 5th class, County Wicklow, 2nd May 2018

In the restaurant of the L.A. Aquarium, Dairy the Cheesewheel man was sitting having his lunch.

On his way out he bumped into a dolphin.  They apologised to each other:

“Sorry, how’s it going, I’m the Cheesewheel man”

The Missing Potato

St.Marnock’s Primary School, Portmarnock, 3rd Class, 2nd May 2018

One day, Jim the Potato was sick. He was in his bed and feeling helpless and weak. His potato skin was peeling off!

Billy the Superhero Mouse was out fighting evil robots, and he could sense that his best friend Jim, was sick.

Billy wished he had teleportation powers but instead he had to kick off the robots and he rushed to find his friend.

Odd adventures

Wicklow ETNS, 3rd class, 1st May 2018

Once upon a time, Jeff the unichick fish went for lunch in McDonalds.

The waiter in McDonalds was a flying llama named Mrs Percy. 

When Jeff was eating his chips he got a glimpse of some ice cream.

The Lost Dolphin

Presentation Primary School, Warrenmount, Dublin 8, 3rd Class, 1 May 2018

Once upon a time there were two girls named Rosie and Lila. 

They fell into the sea. Rosie became a dolphin and Lila became a mermaid.

One day Lila was playing in her back yard. Then, she swam with her pets to her friend, Rosie the Dolphin’s house to play with her.

Booboo and his big-butterd Christmas

St Patrick’s NS, Greystones, 3rd class, County Wicklow, 30th April 2018

Once upon a time, at Christmas, Booboo Butt the Hippo wished he had a big-butted Christmas

He was standing in a big zoo cage. He really liked the cage but he wished that his best friend, Gilbert Smeg-Phart, a wrinkly old egg could be there too.

The one thing he didn’t like about his cage was the person who cleaned it, Derek the old man.

Breadman vs. Gingerbread Man

Our Lady Immaculate Senior National School, Darndale, 3rd Class, 30 April 2018

Chocolate Spread, the President of Bread, lived in the White Chocolate House. 

The paint was made out of white chocolate and the ceilings were made out of pancakes.

One day, the doorbell rang and it was Breadman. 

Mr. Bulldog

St.Colmcille’s Junior National School, Knocklyon, 2nd Class, 26th April 2018

Once upon a time Mr. Bulldog went for a walk. 

He tripped over into a puddle, and saw his reflection.

“Hello” said Mr. Bulldog.

Oswald and the Giant Fat Tabby Cat

Wicklow Montessori, 1st, 2nd and 3rd class, 25th April 2018

Once upon a time there was a mouse called Oswald.  He lived in an alley in a small hole inside a sculpture.  

It was a sculpture of the Eiffel Tower!  The alley way was very clean because Oswald kept it clean by eating all the crumbs.

Oswald had a friend, a girlfriend.  She was called Milly.

Gangs of The Couches

St.Declan’s National School, Ashbourne, 5th Class, Wednesday 25th April 2018

Once upon a time, there was a pickle called Bob. He was born in a jar in Tesco.

A woman picked up two jars and bought them. Also, in her trolley, were a bag of carrots, Sundried Tomatoes and a tin of beans.

The woman brought them home and put them in the cupboard.

Bob’s Dream

​Lecanvey National School Westport, Co. Mayo, 3rd-6th Class, 24 April 2018

Once upon a time there lived a butler called Bob. He lived with his wife, Maiden the Maid.

Bob dreamed about one day driving a diamond encrusted Bentley.

There was one problem! He was scared of driving.

Gilbert’s Adventures

Bullsmouth National School, Achill Island, Co. Mayo, 2nd-6th Class, 24 April 2018

Boom! Gilbert fell out of the tree.

Gilbert the giraffe had just fallen out of the only tree in the oasis.

“Are you okay?” asked Hammy the pig as he helped Gilbert up.

Gilbert’s Adventures

​Carnacon National School Ballyglass, Co. Mayo, 3rd – 6th Class, 24 April 2018

Boom! Gilbert fell out of the tree.

Gilbert the giraffe had just fallen out of the only tree in the oasis.

“Are you okay?” asked Hammy the pig as he helped Gilbert up.

The Flying Snake

​Scoil Cholmcille, 5th class, County Wicklow, 24th April 2018

It was a really dark day in Bermuda but Noodle, the dancing snake, didn’t know a storm was coming. 

She saw her friend in a house in the distance. 

Her friend, Bob, was getting ready to go out.

Oggle’s adventures

​Holywell Educate Together National School, Swords., 3rd Class, Tuesday 24th April 2018

Once upon a time there was a red boy squirrel called Oggles and he had a friend named Unicorn, the blue squirrel. 

They were playing nut ball in the forest and the nut got stuck up in a tree.

Oggles said “Lets look for the nut ball”. Then Oggles saw Foxy the fox. 

Baby Squad

St.Damian’s National School, Perrystown, 4th Class, Monday 23rd April 2018

Billy Bob Jr. the baby lived in a house made of cucumbers. He was living the dream but his house was half eaten because he loved cucumbers.

Billy Bob Jr. wanted to find the Golden Cucumber because it had the power to generate cucumbers, which meant he could rebuild his house.

The Golden Cucumber was under a bridge that was guarded by an Ogre.

Chimichanga Problems: travelling to the real world by falling through the sky

​Feile Londubh, Ashford, April 2018

Once upon a time Joe the Singing Meerkat was running away from snakes. 

He was getting very tired of it because he was living in Animal Land and there were always snakes around. 

Joe ate the candy-floss clouds of Animal Land until there was no more, and then he fell through into the real world. 

“Hooray! I escaped”, Joe shouted in triumph. He had landed in Antarctica, it was really cold. 

Mr Moustache’s CRAZY Holiday

​Scoil naomh iosaf,Baltinglass Library, 4th class, County wicklow, 20th April 2018

One day there was a moustache that lived with his best friend in a pizza house his name was Mr. Moustache.

His best friend was called Butt the Beard. Butt had no more relatives, because they had all been shaved by the crazy moustache shaver.

One day Mr Moustache and Butt went in a campervan to San Francisco, but on the way the campervan broke down.

A Madrid Afternoon

By Writers from Sunbeam House, Friday 20th April 2018

They were in a pub in Madrid. It was a sunny afternoon and Anne and Ben had met up for a West Coast Cooler. They were sitting on the patio outside.

The city was very busy. Sometimes the temperatures were very high. 

The two friends were sitting on a street filled with shops and restaurants and bars.

Bob the Unusual Scary Shark

St Thomas’ JNS, 2nd class,County Wicklow, 19th April 2018

Once upon a time there was a baby shark that was born, who was unusual.  

He had wings when none of his brothers and sisters did.

One day Bob the flying shark went home and no one was there and he got some porridge but it wasn’t normal porridge.  

The race to Subway

St.Patrick’s National School, Castleknock, 5th Class, Thursday 19th April 2018.

One day, in a typical kitchen in France there was a breadroll called Baguette. 

His best friend was a pot of strawberry Jam called JJ. 

They met in a trolley in a supermarket and were brought home together.

Robbo and the Magic Elf

St Philip’s Junior and Senior National Schools, Mountview, Dublin 15, 2nd and 3rd Class, 18 April 2018

Robbo, the rainbow-coloured dog, wanted to fly.

One day, he was relaxing in his dog bed at home. 

It was Christmas time so he had posted a letter to Santa that morning about his wish to be able to fly.

Master Pug gets revenge

St Mary’s NS, Tallaght, 2nd Class, County Wicklow, 18th April 2018

Once upon a time there was a pug called Master Pug.

He likes wearing capes and he wears a rainbow coloured cap. 

No one knew that Master pug was a super hero. His greatest wish was to have loads of bones!

Jerry The Duck and Blob

St. Marnock’s National School, Portmarnock, 4th Class, Wednesday 18th April 2018

A long, long, long… Okay, so a very long time ago, Blob the unwanted troll was sitting under a bridge near a lake.

Blob had lived in Mars. One day, an asteroid had hit Mars and knocked Blob onto Earth. 

But his dog Murp was still in Mars.

Attack of the Fingers

St Francis Junior National School, Priorswood, 2nd Class, 17 April 2018

There once was a little squid called Harry. His best friend was DJ Dog - Harry loved him. Harry and DJ Dog lived in a cave.

One day, Harry and DJ Dog went to see Justin Bieber. Suddenly, evil fingers came into the crowd and attacked!

DJ Dog started to bark but Harry got scared. Harry closed his eyes and wished he had wings.

The Sassy Sausage Revolution

Our Lady of Lourdes, 5th Class, County Cork 16 April 2018

It was a Friday evening when Christopher the Cheese first came to the big fridge, he was bought from the shop by the evil Mr. Loaf.

Mr. Loaf was very indecisive about what cheese to buy. 

Christopher the Cheese was quite distressed on the way home as he was being squished by Mairead the Milk and the sausages in the bag. 

Mermaid Mayhem

St. Thomas’ SNS, 4th class, County Wicklow,16th April 2018

Once there was a mermaid called Mary. She lived under a broken boat under the sea.

Her best friend was a rock called “Da Big Guy”.

They were playing fin-ball with a pearl in the coral stadium.

Bob and the Terrible Wish

Our Lady of Victories BNS, Ballymun, 4th Class, Monday 16th April 2018

Bob the Potato and his best friend, Baby Potato, had been stranded on the island of Ireland. 

They were living on a farm, with a farmer, but they wanted to run away.

They tried to climb a tree in Dublin to collect coconuts but Baby Potato fell and luckily Bob caught him.

Pandacorn’s Big Adventure

Galway Educate Together National School, 4th Class, 13 April 2018

Pandacorn was walking down Rainbow Lane and spotted a lion. The lion’s name was Fred.

“What’s up?” asked Pandacorn.

Fred started to drool and sang a song: “I woke up this morning and sat on a log. 

The Adventures of Supercat

Galway Educate Together National School, 4th Class, 13 April 2018

Supercat was out and about one day and found some magical milk.  

When she drank it, she suddenly felt powerful, so powerful that no other cat could defeat her.

Supercat ran to tell her best friend, Mango.  She couldn’t find him, but saw a note instead.

Small Dog, Big Dreams

Sunday's Well NS,  County Cork, 13th April 2018

Once there was a little pug called Chico. He was cuddly, sporty, playful, and a tiny bit lazy. He was the size of a pin. 

His dream was to be rich and get a Lamborghini. He had a best friend whose name was Paddy and he was an Irish dog that did Irish dancing. 

But there was one things that always got in his way: KITTENS! 

Chico always talked to Paddy about his dream. “I wish I had a Lamborghini. 

Giggilo and Fifi's Adventure

Bray School Project, 2nd Class, County Wicklow,12th April 2018

Once upon a time in the year five billion and fifty there was a rabbit called Giggilo. 

One morning they woke up and saw friend Fifi at the window.

“wake up lazy bones” Fifi shouted, “ you’re gonna be late for school, and  there is show and tell today”.

Pete the potato

​Scoil Chualann, 4th class, County Wicklow, 11th April 2018

Once upon a time Pete the Potato met his best friend Spaghettio the Mafia boss who was working at the Couch Potato Company. 

Pete’s greatest wish was to join this company and finally he had a chance. 

Spaghettio came with Pete Potato to the interview, but on his way in he fell on his face and smashed a window which caused him to go back in time. 

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