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

Scully Blackbird

St. Enda’s National School, Whitefriar Street, 2nd & 3rd Class, 22nd January 2015
A long, long time ago, in a very scary, dark place, a witch named Ringo lived in a cave in the woods.

Every day Ringo’s best friend, Scully the blackbird, came to visit her.

Scully would sit on her shoulder and they would talk about making potions.

You’re Not Crispy No More!

St Patrick’s Boys National School Drumcondra, 4th Class, 21st January 2015
This story is about Timothy the table top cleaner. Timothy was from Derpville and lived underground on a table.

World War Hot Dog was happening. Harry Hotdog was leading the hot dog army against Timothy’s cheesy minions.

Harry Hotdog had extra mustard and ketchup on him, which made him extra dangerous.

When I was a Plant

St. Rose’s National School, Tallaght, 5th and 6th Class, Monday 19th January 2015
Carlo was a happy plant. He was small because he needed more water.

He lived in a field in Portugal. Ever since he started to grow he wanted to be a real boy.

He watched all the kids playing in the nice sun in the field.

The Mystery

North Dublin Muslim National School, 5th and 6th Class, 14th January 2015
Once upon a time on a  stormy night, in a dark cave, a supervillian called Bob was born.

Twenty years later, three people were in the cave: Bob, his brother Sam and his best friend Ellie the Vampire.

Mr Carrot’s Great Adventure

Catherine McAuley School, 2nd and 3rd Class, 13th January 2015
Once upon a time, a Mr Carrot and his wife were going to Mrs Potato’s pool party in the kitchen sink.

Then Mr Carrot’s wife’s eyes went red and she tried to eat him. Mr Carrot jumped out of the way and she ate his brother by accident.

“Yes! He’s gone!” said Mr Carrot.

How To Train Your Fly

Lindsay Road National School, Glasnevin, 5th and 6th Class, 7 January 2015
Ralph woke up to his alarm clock going off. He was having a bad dream - the  homeless man in the park was kidnapping him.

He threw on his grubby shorts and t-shirt. Ralph didn’t have a matching pair of socks so he wore odd socks under his sandals.

Lucy Lou Lemon vs. Annabelle

St.Columba’s National School, Glasnevin, 3rd Class, 17th December 2014
When Annabelle walked down the hall in her designer clothes, all the other children had to turn and face the wall or they would get wedgies from Annabelle’s brother, John.

But one girl did not turn to face the wall - the new girl, Lucy Lou Lemon.

Looking for a Friend

St.Oliver Plunkett National School, Monkstown, 3rd – 6th Class, 8th December 2014
Spider Monkey and his best friend Peely the Talking Banana were playing poker with their arch nemesis, Crowster the talking bird.

Before I tell you the end we have to go back to the start where it all happened...

Christmas Chaos

Maynooth Educate Together National School, 6th Class, 4th December 2014
Chubby the walrus and KFC the chicken were creeping up on Rudolph at Santa’s HQ, AKA the North Pole.

They almost had him when suddenly...

Mustache Mania

Presentation Girls School, 4th Class, 2nd December 2014
Rocky the Rock lived at a beach. His only friend, who was his best friend, was Stella the Stone. He had a pet turtle called Banana.

Rocky loved his turtle more than bananas. His worst enemy was Penny the Pebble.

Mr. Chewy Chews Again

St. Fiachra’s JNS, Beaumont, 2nd Class, 2 December 2014
It all began when Mr Chewy came alive. Mr Chewy loved to bite. He liked to go around biting people on the arm.

One day, Mr Moustache Marshmallow was walking in the park, when he saw Mr Chewy.

The Big Plan

St.Patrick’s Junior National School, Corduff, 2nd Class, 1st December 2014
Once upon a time there was a terrified vampire. He had a pet stregasaurus.

The terrified vampire was called Albert. He lived with Mr Inky Pinky Ghost.

Sky and Snowy

Virgin Mary GNS Ballymun, 1st and 2nd Class, 27th November 2014
Once there was a girl called Sky.  She lived in a cottage in Fairyland.

She met a dog named Snowy. 

“Hello, my name is Sky.  What is your name?” said Sky.

True Love

Belgrove Senior Girls School, Clontarf, 5th Class, 20th November 2014
Rainbow Sparkle Floppy Legs the unicorn was in class in Neeeightional School.

She was writing an essay about how to use the magic in your horn. Suddenly, the pencil she was using came alive.

The Shake Off

St. Brigid’s Primary School, Ballsbridge, 6th Class, 18th November 2014
A door slammed open and there was an octopus, who was vicious.

Jimpy the octopus was jealous of Rex the armadillo. They were going for the same role in Toy Story 4. 

The Mum

Glasnevin Educate Together National School, 5th Class, 11th November 2014
Once upon a time in a place far, far away called Candyflossland there was a Unicorn named Bob who lived in a chocolate fountain.

One day, Bob was going for a walk and he met the amazing Cowboy Cat named Bingo. Bingo’s speciality is Bingo, and fighting dogs.

The Taco’s Cure

St Mary’s Boys National School, Rathfarnham, 6th Class, 10th November 2014
Once upon a time on a farm in Iraq, there lived a brave taco called Timmy.  His best friend was Sally Salsa.

They both lived in a broken oven. Timmy’s next door neighbour was a Rustlers burger.

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