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 Fish’s Dream

St Colmcille’s Junior National School, Knocklyon, 2nd Class, 6 March 2017 

Once upon a time there was a fish called Bobby who lived in the sea.

His biggest dream was to fly. 

Bobby tried all day to fly but he couldn’t do it.

This is a Mad Story

North Monastery Primary School, 5th Class, County Cork, 03 March 2017

It all started when Chewey Lewey yelled out “Alien Bob! I need toilet paper!”

“Be quiet! The demon might hear you.”

“I don’t care about that demon!” exclaimed Chewey Lewey. “Who’s that demon anyway?”

​I Don’t Have One

St. Brigids, County Wicklow, 1st and 2nd class, 02 March 2017

Once upon a time there was a really good footballer called Alex. 

He wanted to win the world cup.

He woke up in his bedroom and went to his brothers Ross’s house.

Cambrin Da Rapper

St Benedict’s & St Mary’s National School, Raheny, 5th and 6th Class, 2 March 2017 

Once upon a time, Cambrin the donkey was with his best mate Scraggy Maggie. 

They were eating food down by the canal. 

Cambrin stepped on some glass. Scraggy Maggie pulled the glass from Cambrin’s hoof. 

The Life of a Helmet

Scoil Chaitríona, Baggot Street, 3rd and 4th Class, 1st March 2017 

Helmie the Helmet was in a store room in a charity shop. It was very dark.

He was scared, but singing to himself made him feel better.

Some of the songs he liked were “Can’t Stop the Feeling” and “Happy.”


Hidden Powers

Brittas Bay National School, County Wicklow, 6th class, 01 March 2017

ONCE upon a time there was a girl called Shaníqwa Awqínash.

Her best friend’s name was Erodos.

His name was Erodos because, ever since he fell while running from his brother and his friend, he has accidentally said erodosaclidus – at the end of every sentence.

The Secret of Collin and Manpool

Our Lady of Good Counsel National School, Drimnagh, 3rd Class, 1 March 2017 

Once upon a time there was a man named Joe.

He wanted to play for Manpool, but he could not get on the team because he was too young.

His friend Collin was on the team because he was old enough and Joe was jealous, but also happy for Collin.


Strange Day In Lollipop Land

​Snugboro NS – 6th Class, County Mayo, 28th February 2017

It was a warm day in Lollipop Land. 

Syrup the pancake and his friend Frankie the French Toast were ready to go to school.

On their way they met Tom and Jack, the strawberry chocolate flavoured melting marshmallows. 


​Bekan Primary School, 5th & 6th,  County Mayo, 28th February 2017

One day, Robert the talking pig was running around the farm to get fit. 

He slipped and fell into the mud.

He started shouting for help. “Micky! Micky, Help – I am in mud!”