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

Lydia and the Snow Elves

Riverbank Arts Centre, Newbridge, 7 July 2017

Lydia was on her own in the Temple of Auriel. The temple was deserted. 

Lydia was waiting for her best friend Sammy the snow leopard to come back from the Elfswhere, in snow country.

As the snow fell from the sky onto Lydia’s hair, it didn’t make her cold. She was a snow elf.

Fern the Fox

Fighting Words at Riverbank Arts Centre, Newbridge, 7 July 2017, Summer Workshop 1

Fern the fox was in her house. She was jumping around on the golden trampoline in her bedroom.

Fern’s best friend Broccoli Boy the wrestler was jumping around with her.

Fern had a talking, golden toilet. It was a gift from her mother for her 9th birthday.

 

Pop: The Talent of L.A.

LIFE Programme, Dun Laoghaire, 29th June 2017

One afternoon, Princess Bouncy and her best friend Mr. Fire were having a cup of coffee inside a café in Los Angeles. In the background, Uptown Funk by Bruno Mars was playing.

It was very hot out, so the two friends decided they would go for a swim after their coffee.

“Would you like to go on a date with me?” Mr. Fire asked the princess. He was feeling confident.

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. 

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