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

When Darkness Falls

St Pius X Girls National School, Terenure, 6th Class, 31 January 2017 

It was a dark, stormy night. Phillip was looking for Elephino. The house was shaking in the wind. 

Overthrown by his illness, Phillip was stumbling towards the door. 

The floorboards creaked as he approached the front door. 

Gerry and Daryl’s Great Escape

​Kilcornan Educate Together National School, County Galway, 6th Class, 27 January 2017

Gerry lives in a flat in Manchester and he is scared of going down the stairs.

He is an inventor, so he has made little sticky paws for Daryl the Super Rat. 

This was so Daryl can go to the shop to get Gerry food and supplies. 

Ellie the Magical Girl

St Vincents G.N.S. County Cork, 3rd and 4th Class, 27th January 2017

One day there was a girl called Ellie and her best friend was a dog called Diggy. 

Ellie could see magical creatures. They went out to the park and they were playing ball. It was getting dark.  

Then there was a big cackle and there was a bully disguised as a clown. 

Fozzy and Gizmo Down Under

​Kilcoole Primary School, County Wicklow, 6th Class 26 January 2017

Once upon a time, when the world was ruled by man-eating dinosaurs, Fozzy and Gizmo went to Pizza Hut. 

Soon the city is going to be taken over by crocodiles.

It started raining headless chickens. 

Hebby And The Great Escape

St Fiachra’s Senior National School, Beaumont, 6th Class, 26 January 2017 

Hebby the spider lived in South Korea. He travelled to Kenya to meet his best friend, Gerry the giraffe.

Together, they decided to go to Room 7 in St Fiachra’s in Beaumont, Dublin. 

The pupils in Room 7 were going on a school tour to Kilmainham Gaol.

The Adventure of a Snow Leopard

Gaelscoil Bhaile Munna, Ballymun, 3rd Class, 25th January 2017 

One day, Leah the snow leopard was running around.

She saw her best friend, Winter the Wonderful Girl, out in the fields. It was the year 2020.

Winter the Wonderful Girl asked Leah the snow leopard,  “What is your greatest dream, Leah?”

The Ghost Hunting Adventure

St Joseph’s Primary School​, Ballinrobe 4th Class, Castlebar, Mayo, 24th January 2017

Its late at night, Philip the farting potatoe is walking in Crispy Grass Park, playing with is yoyo.  

When suddenly he spots a big scary old ancient house in the distance.  

He hasn’t noticed this house before, so he is curious and he walks towards it. 

Fluffy and Geoff in Space

St Colmcille’s Junior National School, Knocklyon, 2nd Class, 24 January 2017 

Once upon a time, there was a unicorn named Fluffy. Fluffy wanted to explore the solar system. 

But there was one problem - she was afraid of the dark. 

Fluffy’s best friend was Geoff the horse. Geoff made a magic portal to go to space. 

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