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

The Life of Gary the Turtle

St Oliver Plunkett National School, The Quay, Ballina, 4th Class, 21 March 2017

This is a story about Gary the turtle, but he was no ordinary turtle.

Gary the turtle woke up with a start. “Oh no, I’m late for work again!”

Before he went to work, Gary needed to go down to the rock pool to catch some shrimp for breakfast.

When Frank's life changed

St.Patrick’s National School, Castleknock, 5th Class, 21st March 2017

One Pancake Tuesday, Frank woke up to the sound of his alarm clock buzzing. 

His adopted mam was making him pancakes downstairs.

Last night, Frank had a bad dream about how his real parents died. 

Toasted

San Carlo Senior National School, Leixlip​, 4th Class, 20 March 2017 

Once upon a time, Jerry the evil slice of bread got cut off from his loaf. 

Jerry fell into Bob the toaster and got toasted.

When he got out, Jerry was burnt.  

A Gupventure

Sacred Heart Junior National School, Tallaght​, 2nd Class, 16 March 2017 

Gup the pug escaped from a house and he ran away to a far away jungle. 

A lion chased Gup through the jungle, but a bird called Crango stopped the lion and they all became best friends. 

One day, Chewy the lion got stuck in some branches. The lion started crying.

Aliana’s Journey

​Brittas Bay NS, 4th class, County Wicklow, 15th March 2017

One day, Aliana Flame was walking through the woods, with her pet wolf, Nom-nom when another wolf jumped out and then ran away in five seconds.  

Her eyes followed the wolf and then she saw the wolf fall off a bridge.  

Part of Aliana wanted to see if the wolf was ok and another part thought it might be part of a trap.  

 

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