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

Spike and Hazel’s Adventures

​Holywell Educate Together National School, Swords, 3rd Class, 11 May 2017 

Once upon a time there was a hedgehog called Spike who lived in a park. He lost his family when he was five years old. 

Spike lived in the trunk of a tree and he became friends with a squirrel called Hazel. 

They went shopping together and played together in the park.

Attack of the Hamburgers

​Lacken N.S, 3rd & 4th Class, County Wicklow, 10th May 2017 

I was going for a walk in the old forest. All of a sudden, three badgers jumped out of a bush. 

I think their names was ‘The Badger Bros. The brothers were being chased by a centaur. 

Gary, the griffin sees the centaur and says “Hello Trevor. Why are you chasing the Badger Bros?”

Toaster Time

St Patrick’s National School, Castleknock, 5th Class, 10 May 2017 

Once there was a man named Joey. 

He had a best friend called Johnny the toaster. 

Joey had previously lost his own toaster in a fire and now he was homeless.

Biskit, Shrubs and Bushes

​Scoil Cholmcille, 6th Class, County Wicklow, 9th May 2017 

Biskit is on a mission. He needs to get to Shrub Kingdom with his best friend, Johnny the bowl of rainbow jelly. 

Biskit is in his gaff planning how to get past the dirty bushes. 

“We have to get to Shrub Kingdom before sundown on Saturday night.” Biskit said.

Toby’s Greatest Wish

​Scoil Eoin Baiste Cailiní Naoidh, Clontarf, 1st Class, 9 May 2017 

Toby the Panda lived in a jungle in Japan with his brother. 

He wished that he could fly higher than anyone. Toby’s best friend was Poppy the Dog. 

Toby and Poppy were swimming at the watering hole. 

The Runaway

St Patrick’s BNS, Donabate, 1st Class, Monday 8th May 2017

Once upon a time there was a boy called Dylan. He was walking on the beach. 

Suddenly he was swept away into the sea and from then on he lived underwater.

Dylan found a stone that had special powers and allowed him to breathe underwater.

The Ambition

Scoil Oilibhéir, 4th Class, County Cork, 05 April 2017

Blurb:

Hi my name is Melvin — I'm a nerd. I want to be a unicorn, it's my greatest ambition. My greatest fear is Scar the Baddie and Gary the Bully. 

My best friend is Sammy because she's a nerd. She wants to be a squirrel and that's a bit scary. 

Lucy’s Birthday

Our Lady of Victories GNS 4th Class & DCU Intergenerational Project Writers, Bealtaine Festival, 5 May 2017

Lucy was at her grandparents’ house. It was her birthday, the 15th of May. 

The weather was horrible, but she was feeling excited and happy.

Lucy had to wait until after her birthday tea to get her present. 

The Killer Potato

St Mary’s JNS Blessington, Co. Wicklow. 2nd class, 4th May 2017 

Once upon a time there was a normal potato who had radioactive milk spilled on him and he turned into an evil potato. 

His name was Mr Killer Potato.

Chucky the pig was his best friend and was unaware that Mr Potato had turned evil.

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