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, Kerry, Mayo, NorthWest, and Wicklow

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.

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Frank’s Journey

Kilcoole NS, 6th Class, County Wicklow, 21st September 2017

One sunny and blue afternoon, Frank the Shark ate a person.

Ten minutes later his friend Johnny the Dragon came to meet him on the beach.

They had a deep conversation about life and what they wanted to do in the future. 

Banana Disease!

​Lacken NS, 3rd and 4th class, County Wicklow, 20th September 2017

Mrs. Banankie was walking in a forest one day, when Tamu the monkey jumped out of a bush.  

She was walking to the Doctor’s because she had rottenitus, and felt rotten!  

Tamu followed Mrs. Banankie to the Doctors. 

Adventures of Peadar the potato guy

​Ballintemple NS, 3rd-6th class, County Wicklow, 13th September 2017

Once upon a potato time there was a normal potato in a kitchen.  

He was on a plate about to be eaten when he fell off the plate and landed on the ground. 

Ronald McDonald who was the one who tried to eat him, shouted “Five Second Rule”, and bent down to pick him up.

The cranky old man

​Scoil Cholmcille, 4th class, County Wicklow, 12th September 2017

Once there was a cranky old man called Billy and whenever a football went into his garden he would pop it. He hated kids.

The kids threw rocks at his windows, pie at his face and nick-knocked his door and then ran away.

One day Billy was cooking his dinner: a piece of cheese was lying on the table and came alive. 

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. 

What’s in my closet?

​Scoil Chualann, Bray, 5th Class, County Wicklow, 31st May, 2017

Nicholas, the ghost, had never gone out before.  He was the closet ghost! 

His friend Jessica had been bullied and he was so upset because she had come home from school crying.  

That day Nicholas decided to put a stop to it! 

Go Sue Yourself

St. Andrew’s NS, Bray, 6th Class, County Wicklow, 25th May, 2017  

Once there was a turtle. He lived on the Eiffel Tower.

It was just a normal day for Birthonomule the turtle, when he saw Achmed the eagle sitting beside him, trying to eat his left ear. 

Then Mr. Tortoise, who owned the Eiffel Tower, walked out of the elevator and said “Pass you shall not!”. 

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