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, Galway, Mayo and Wicklow

Diego and Ben

Fighting Words at Park House, Stillorgan, 27 June 2017

Once upon a time, there was a dog called Diego. He lived in Neverland, which was far, far away. 

He lived in a time when there were pixies and gnomes but he still didn’t have any friends. Diego was feeling lonely. 

One day, Diego saw a black cat lurking in the bushes.

The Magic Friends

​Scoil Bhríde, Donaghmede, 1st Class, 27 June 2017 

Once upon a time, there was a wizard called Jim. He always wanted a workshop to make potions, and his biggest fear was dragons. 

Jim was in the playground. He was very lonely until he met Jake the wizard. Just then, Jake the wizard came into the playground. 

Jake said, “Hello, let’s go for a walk.” 

Rudol's dream to boogie

​Glasnevin National School, 4th - 6th Class, 26th June 2017

Hola amigos, I am Rudolf the Red-Finned Fish. 

I used to be a dancer, before I broke my left fin during a dance competition. 

Pablo Fishcabar sabotaged me by bumping into me. It ruined my career. 

Excuse Me Where's My Child!?

Cork Midsummer Festival, 24 June 2017

Miss Sparkles lived on top of Mt Everest. It was shaded by woods that many of villagers were surprised were growing. 

She was bad....very, very bad. She had giant zipline going down to the bottom. Everyone in the village was afraid of her. 

They were afraid of her because she kidnapped children.

The Night of Doom

Our Lady Immaculate JNS, Darndale, 2nd Class, 22 June 2017

Once upon a time there was a little boy called Jake. He was from Dublin. 

His greatest wish was to travel around the world and find the scariest place ever! 

One day, Jake went into the deep forest with his best  friend Franklin the robot. 

Chuck, Noah and the Black Plague

​Lakers Group 2, 20 June 2017

Chuck-the warrior, lives in a tent outside a castle.  His greatest wish is love, freedom and peace. He uses a bow and arrow and he is Welsh.

He is afraid of the ghost of the black plague, slugs and creepy crawlies. 

Noah is outside in a meadow in the sun. There is a beautiful forest in the distance. It reminds Noah of Sherwood Forest. 

A Bug's Rights

​Scoil Mobhi, Glasnevin, 5th Class, 19 June 2017

In an old shoe in the woods, lives an ant with a dream. 

His name is Mr. Everest and his mission is to fight for ant’s rights.

Mr. Everest witnessed his girlfriend unfortunatly being squashed by a young child. 

A Lizard's Tale

​Gaelscoil an Bhradáin Feasa, Drogheda, 5th Class, 15 June 2017 

Larry the Lizard was in Tesco looking for teabags and milk. He was feeling lonely. 

“If only I had a house and some friends,” he thought to himself.  

Meanwhile, in Oscar the middle-aged man’s apartment, Susan the cat knocked over a mouldy carton of milk. 

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The Roses

​Blessington ETNS, County Wicklow, 4th– 6th Class 08 November 2016

“I don’t want to go in there,” Philip shouted. 

The man was pulling him into the orphanage after seeing Philip steal some bread. 

Philip looked up at the great big building in front of him, and shuddered in fear.

Harambe’s Big Escape

​Delgany NS, County Wicklow,5th Class, 27 October 2016

Harambe the gorilla wakes up with clowns outside his cage, and he starts going crazy. 

Furry Murray is still asleep and does not realise that the clowns are outside. 

Harambe was so scared and angry that he starts throwing things around like crazy. 

Zappy the greatest flying zebra

Bray School Project, County Wicklow, 3rd Class, 25 October, 2016

Once upon a time there was a zebra called Zappy who lived in a galaxy nobody knew. Then she went to earth to go trick-or-treating. 

She went to someone’s house and they kicked her out because she wasn’t a human and they didn’t want a zebra in their house. 

She felt lonely and sad.

The Adventures of Burger Man

St Patrick’s NS, Glencullen, County Wicklow, 4th Class, 18 October 2016 

Another day in Burger City. 

Burger Man and French Fry Guy are working in Burger Prince. All of a sudden, Ketchup the cowboy comes in on straw. 

He ducked behind the counter and says: “Ah ha! We meet again,” while stroking his cheese cat. 

Super Pizza Saves the World

​Blessington No 1 School, County Wicklow, 3rd Class, 12 October 2016

One day Super Pizza and Geoffrey the Potato were walking along the street. Geoffrey stepped in some bubble-gum.

“Oh No! I’ve ruined my flavouring” Geoffrey said. 

“Don’t worry I’ll help!” shouted Super Pizza.

Bill’s amazing adventure

​Gorey ETNS, County Wicklow, 4th/5th Class 06 October 2016

One beautiful sunny morning in Mort’s pharmacy, Bill woke up to find that he was extraordinarily average. 

Bill realised that he needed some milk, so he walked over to the supermarket, Asda. 

When he walked out of the supermarket with his milk, he saw Donkey Hashtags having a fight with Trevor the Cow. 

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