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 Burger Man

Rialto Youth Project, 27th October 2015

Once upon a time there lived a Burger Bean in Tokyo, Japan. Burger Bean’s best friend was Rex the half pizza, half human. 

Many years ago they met at a restaurant and became best friends. 

Burger Bean was a super big burger and he wanted to get healthy becuase he couldn’t see his toes.

Jeff’s Halloween

Laura Lynn Siblings, Tuesday 27th October 2015

It was Halloween and Jeff the Octopus was ready to go trick-or-treating. Jeff was an unusual octopus. He lived on land. 

Jeff was really hoping that Fred the Fly wouldn’t fly around him again.The last time Fred was around, he went up Jeff’s nose. 

Jeff thought, “I wish the whole world would turn into sweets.”

The Adventures of Bob the Super Peanut and Billy the Pencil in Peanut and Pencil Land

St.Laurence O’Tooles CBS. Seville Place, 2nd & 3rd Class, 22nd October 2015

Once upon a time there was a boy and his name was Bob the Super Peanut. 

He lived in a chocolate house on Peanut Street in Peanut Land.

When he was walking down the street he met Billy the Pencil on the crossroads of Peanut Land and Pencil Land. 

Gravity

​Delgany National School Co.Wicklow, 5th Class, 21st October 2015

Once upon a time in the land of Butter, there was a lonely, young boy called Gravito. 

Gravito wanted to steal all the superheroes’ powers. He was a villain from the dark side.

When he was eleven, Gravito found out he could control gravity and since then he always wanted to be evil.

The Trip of a Lifetime

Fighting Words at Museum of Country Life, Scoil Raifteirí, 6th Class, 20 October 2015

Allison McClee is in the park with her best friend, Jack O’Sullivan, chatting about her dearest ambition.  

Peter Parsnip pulls up in his Range Rover Discovery and he says boldly, “Is anyone interested in entering a competition?” 

Allison says, “Hello Peter Parsnip.  I like the pink on your all-terrain 4x4 wheels. 

The Marshmallow Conundrum

​Belcarra National School, Castlebar, 6th Class, 20th October 2015

Mr. Peanuthead is riding a unicorn across Marshmallow Lake in Hawaii.  

Suddenly he sees Finbar III riding a giant block of cheese, pulled by Ernie the Mouse.  

The block of cheese transforms into a HUGE monstrous cheese bubble.

Duke and the Rollercoaster

Our Lady Immaculate Junior National School, Darndale, 2nd Class, 20 October 2015 

Duke the Shark was playing in his garden. He was with his friend Foamy the Swordfish. 

They were playing chasing, and then Figeo the Clownfish came along, swimming and jumping. 

Figeo said, “I went to the Amazing Underwater Sea Creature Carnival and saw a big rollercoaster.”

The Alien’s Revenge

Cullen National School, Millstreet, Co.Cork, 16th October 2015

A mink named Larry opened his eyes and was on Mars. Mars looked like a green out-of-date cheese puff crawling with spiders.

“Now that’s breakfast sorted’’ Larry thought to himself as the spiders crawled by. 

Jojo the zombie, his best friend and mentor for synchronized swimming, roared “Hello! Can I have some spiders? Let’s go swimming!’’

Squiggly’s Wild Adventure

Presentation National School, Millstreet, Co.Cork, 5thand 6th Class, 15th October 2015

Long, long ago there was a friendly monster called Squiggly. 

He lived far away from town with his best friend Spotter the crazy unicorn. They lived under the water. 

Spotter the unicorn was a world champion swimmer.

Sophia the Witch

St.Patrick’s Junior National School, Corduff, 2nd Class, 19th October 2015

It all started when Sophia the Witch lived in a haunted castle.  

Her parents died on Tuesday, October 19th, when she was five.  Her best friend Terrence the Spider Boy tried to get her superpowers, but hecouldn’t.

One day the doorbell rang, Terrence went to go answer it.

Jack and Buddy vs The World!

St Kilian’s National School, Mullagh, Cavan, 5th Class, 14th October 2015

It was a typical day in Dublin. Buddy the dog rode the bus to McDonald’s. 

He met another dog called Jack in McDonald’s while he was licking the ground. 

Buddy asked Jack, “How are you? Can I have your Happy Meal toy?”

Big Bob and the Bad Carrot

​Derrinagree National School, County Cork, 13th October 2015

Once there was a potato named Bob.

Filthy-T the potato came out of his house and met Bob. Filthy-T and Bob the potato wanted to be on Potato’s Got Talent as a Pair. 

They made a decision to sing “Uptown Funk.

How Jimmy and Cookie Man Defeat the Witch and Rule the World

St Colmcille’s Junior National School, Knocklyon, 2nd Class, 13 October 2015

Jimmy the flying pig was playing in the yard at Imaginary School with Big Chocolate Cookie Man. Jimmy saw a Witch flying in the sky. She landed in the yard.  Jimmy tried to fly but his wings wouldn’t work. 

“I wouldn’t try to hurt you,” said the Witch, “I was just coming to play.

Sweet Adventure

​Navan Educate Together Primary School, 2nd Class, 8th October 2015

Once upon a time, there was Candy The Everything. He met a friend called Cake Woman Head. They both wished that they could have a world of sweets. 

“Hello, my name is Candy The Everything. How are you, Cake? I like your cake.” said Candy

“I wish we could swap bodies for a day,” said Cake Woman Head.

The Magic Wish

​Warrenmount Primary School, 3rd Class, 6 October 2015 

“Hello Kate! Would you like to be my friend?” said Bo the Rainbow.

“Of course! Let’s be best friends!” replied Kate.

Kate and Bo were in Rainbow Land.

The Circus Escape

​Scoil Assaim Boys National School, Raheny, 5th Class. 5th October 2015

Jimmy the Walrus was stuck in the circus.

He was forced to do tricks but he didn’t want to.

His best friend, Edgar the Pug, was a circus dog.

The First Bunny in Space

Fighting Words Mayo, Cornanool National School, and Glenisland National School, 5th and 6th Class, 1st October 2015

Mr. Fluffybottom was in the playground playing soccer with Inflatable Frog.  Bruce and Brunch, the bullies, suddenly appeared from nowhere and kicked the ball away and started shouting.  

“Hey, Fluffybottom, you’re no good at football!” shouted Bruce.  

“Why are you in goal when you can’t even catch a cold?” said Brunch. 

Emily and the Ghosts

Fighting Words Mayo, Cornanool National School, 3rd and 4th Class, 1st October 2015

Miss Emily Campbell walks into the classroom in the haunted mansion. 

She looks around and there are no students at the desks.  

The students have all turned into ghosts.

The Broccoli Invasion

St. Kevin’s National School, Wexford, 5th Class, 30 September 2015
Billy the Unicorn drove to the park on Rainbow Island in his red Lamborghini. 

He flew up to a rainbow to eat some candy grass when suddenly he fell off the rainbow and onto Jaffa Cake Mountain.

“I wish Zerzu were here,” cried Billy after wandering around the mountain. 

Bob and Ben’s Worst Nightmare

Our Lady Immaculate Junior National School, Darndale, 2nd Class, 29th September 2015
Once upon a time, Bob the Robot lived in an evil forest. 

He lived in a dragon’s cage in this forest. A dragon had captured him when Bob was on his way to his friend’s house to borrow an Xbox. 

Bob was just a little robot. He was saved from the dragon by Ben the Snowman.

Rashers for Breakfast

Dublin 7 Educate Together National School,6th Class, 28th September 2015
It was a dark and stormy night and Pip the toddler was watching Teletubbies. 

Suddenly she heard “tap, tap, tap” on the window. It was the most evil thing she’s ever seen: IT WAS A PIGEON.

Smartie the Sheep Dog

​Derinagree National School, Mallow, Co.Cork. 4th, 5th & 6th Class, 25th September 2015
One day Smartie the dog was in her crib, playing it all cool. She was thinking about playing some b-ball (basketball). 

Just then, her family called her to go on a trip in the car to Westmeath. 

The family dropped her off and left her there, in the middle of nowhere. Smartie was feeling left out and scared. 

Three Wishes

Mary, Help of Christians GNS, Navan Road, 4th Class, 24th September 2015
One day, Steven the Llama wished he could fly to the moon with his best friend Sara the Unicorn. 

After that, he wished that Sara the Unicorn made him a pair of plastic wings.

When he tried to jump off the cliff with his wings, they snapped!

Doug and Timmy go to Vegas

St Fiachra’s Senior National School, Beaumont, 6th Class, 23 September 2015
Doug the Duck wanted to go to Las Vegas. The only way he can get there is to fly himself. He wanted to bring his best friend, Timmy the Turtle, but he couldn’t carry him with his webbed feet.

Doug the Duck lived in a park on the moon with Timmy. 

They had lived there happily since the Apollo 11 landings, but Doug the Duck was tired of living on the moon. 

John’s Missing Voice

St. Brigid’s GNS, Killester, 4th Class, 22nd September 2015
Once there was a blue unicorn called John. He liked purple super-carrots. 

John was playing with his best friend Jeff, the talking potato, when Bananas the Gorilla came and stole his voice. 

“Help!” Jeff screamed while John ran around and waved his hands like a lunicorn. 

Mission Impossible: Rogue Monday

​Scoil Assaim Boys National School, Raheny, 5th class, 21st September 2015
Bob the dancing top hat cat hated Mondays. And he also hated Tuesdays. 

His plan was to steal the starfish from the pet shop, which could grant any three wishes. 

He wanted to get it so he could put an end to Mondays and Tuesdays with his best friend, Laura the Parmesan cheese.

Captain Sausage and the Golden Sausage

The Harold School, Glasthule, 2nd Class, 15 September 2015
Once upon a time there was a captain called Captain Sausage. His boat was a frying pan called the KK Chicken Wing. 

His best friend was Big Mac the Burger, who was ginormous and very cheesy. 

Sausage Kong, who was Captain Sausage’s greatest fear, lived on an island in the middle of the world where his ship was shipwrecked.

Penny’s Adventure

Rutland National School, Dublin 1, 6th class, 14 September 2015 
Jack has a test in five minutes and he can’t find his magical pen called Penny. He left her at home. 

Jack pretends he’s sick and he runs home to get Penny.

“Why didn’t you hop in my bag?” asks Jack. 

The Adventures of Miss Butter Frosting

Mary Help Of Christians, Girls National School, Navan Road, Dublin 7, 4th Class, 10 September 2015
Miss Butter Frosting the Cupcake lived in Sweet Village. She lived in a house made of broken biscuits. 

Miss Butter Frosting was feeling sad because everytime it was windy or it rained, biscuit crumbs fell down on her. 

Miss Butter Frosting lived with Bakey the Cherry Biscuit. 

The Three Wishes

St Gabriel’s Primary School, Ballyfermot, 4th Class, 9 September 2015 
Mr Fudgecake the very cranky man was walking up the road and he found a dog. 

Mr Fudgecake decided to take the dog home. He said to the dog, “I’ll call you Lily.”

The dog said, “Woof woof!”

Billy Bob Joe and the Magic Apple

St Brigid’s Girls National School, Killester, 4th Class, 8 September 2015
Once upon a time there was a donkey called Billy Bob Joe. He lived on a farm.

One day the farmer was feeding Billy Bob Joe some grass. Suddenly, he bit the farmer’s hand accidentally.

“Ouch! That was sore!” screamed Farmer Dave. “That was bold.”

When bae attempts to help

​Scoil Mobhí, Glasnevin, 6th Class, 7 September 2015 

On the 26th of February, twice underneath the water, Sasha the fire-thrower trapped Abby-May in a jar of Mayo. Abby-May is an invisible superhero who shoots Penneys vouchers. 

Sasha had thrown Abby-May off the Titanic. Abby-May alerted her best friend Lilly, the black flying pug, to come by using her watch to call her.

Lilly was in Starbucks with Dirk the bodybuilder with tiny arms, at the time.

Sky and Max’s Big Adventure

St Vincent’s Girls National School, North William Street, 4th Class, 4 September 2015
Once upon a doggy time, Sky the talking German shepherd, and his puppy brother, Max, didn’t have owners and were living in the dump.

Every time they saw a dog going past, they thought it was their mom and dad.

“Why don’t we go and try to find our mom and dad?” said Sky.

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