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 McDonald’s Adventure

St Laurence O’Toole’s CBS, Seville Place, 3rd and 4th Class, 3rd November 2014
One day in McDonald’s, Kyle the chip was alone because zombies ate his family.

Kyle was very lonely because he didn’t have a friend.
A girl who was running away from the zombies dropped a pencil.

To Be Human...

South West Inner City Network, 29th October 2014
Number 123 Fake street was an abandoned house at the corner of the estate.

The windows were boarded up with wood. It used to be painted white, but now it was coal black. There were vines growing around the house, and there was a gravestone in the back garden.

Skelly the skeleton lived in 123 Fake street since her family abandoned her.

The Conqueror Strikes Again!

Scoil Chiaráin CBS, Donnycarney, 2nd class, 23 October 2014
It was a dark, stormy night when Dave the dragon came into town.

Tyler was jumping across the roofs as a ninja. He wasn’t doing it just for fun - he was doing it to get away from an evil dragon, called The Conqueror!

Tyler was looking for the evil dragon but he banged into a building.

How to Train a Pig

St.Kevin’s National School, Gorey, 6th Class, 15th October 2014
“Why don’t you fly, you stupid animal?!” shouted Chris P. Bacon, the pig farmer as he stood outside his house with his magical bacon sword.
He kept his magical bacon sword close in case The ISPCA showed up.

Chris P. Bacon threw pigs off the roof of the farmhouse to see if they could fly. “Ouch!” said Brock, P.I. when a pig landed on his head.

Kentucky Fried Tigers

St. Canice’s Boys National School, Finglas East, 6th Class, 13th October 2014
Once upon a time in the wild in China, there was a tiger called Tom who wished to work at KFC.

One day Tom was going to get food for his family. Suddenly, he saw a monkey and he went over to kill it but it was a trap!

Max and Meepe

St. George’s National School, Balbriggan, 3rd Class, 7th October 2014
Once upon a time, Max was unemployed. He decided to get a job. Max wanted a job as a retirement home helper.

He went to the boss and asked for a job.

Sparkle’s Magical Adventure

St. Patrick’s Girls National School, Dublin Road, Limerick, 4th Class, 3rd October 2014
Once upon a time there was a unicorn called Sparkle. Sparkle lived in Rainbow Land. She always wanted to get wings, but her wish never came true.

The only way she could get wings was to meet Buttercup the butterfly.

Invisible John!

St. Michael’s Primary School, Limerick, 4th Class, 2nd October 2014
Once upon a time, there was a boy and he was invisible. His name was John.

Sometimes John would fall into pits because he thought he could float.

Ice Cold

St Fiachra’s Senior National School, Beaumont, 6th Class, 1 October 2014 
He put on his top hat. He put on his cape. He got his cane. He was ready to conquer his fear of parties.

Professor Winston the blue penguin was getting ready to leave his ice mansion.

Brick Vs Concrete

North Dublin National Primary School, 6th Class, 29 September 2014
Barbara the rhino was at home in her enclosure in the zoo, in the big city.

She saw a concrete wall being constructed for the hippopotamuses.

The Airportant Quest

Belgrove Senior Boys School, Clontarf, 6th Class, 23 September 2014 
Jamsie awoke to the sounds of birds chirping. He had fallen asleep in the park while having a picnic with his friend, Fred the pancake destroyer. 

Fred was up in a tree, looking for his favourite pancake van. 

Trouble in a Bubble

Belmayne ETNS, 3rd Class, 18th September 2014
Every day when Professor Sludgeball goes to work his wife hits him with a bottle so that he’ll go to work faster.

When Professor Sludgeball gets to work, Mr Pops - his best friend -  asks him, “Why are you so late?”

Shazel

Belgrove Senior Boys School, Clontarf, 6th Class, 17 September 2014 
The wind rustled against the door in Consumia where Hazel was waiting for Forgotten Sean. She was drinking her coffee. It was very dark.

Suddenly, she spots Forgotten Seán across the road.

Finding Jason

Scoil Assaim BNS, Raheny, 5th Class, 16th September 2014
Jose likes trains. It was a dark day in autumn. Leaves were swirling in the wind.

“Jose likes to talk in third person,” said Jose.

Leo and Cleo

St.James Primary School, 5th Class, 8th September 2014
“Cleo, do you want to marry me?” asked Leo.

Leo was in his bed dreaming, and woke up with a fright!

The Antidote

Rutland Street National School, 6th Class, 3 September 2014 
Once upon a time there was  a panda-giraffe from Mercury called Phil. 

He had the head of a panda and the body of a giraffe. 

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