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 Mystical City

​Scoil Chill Ruadháin, 4th Class, County Cork, 10 March 2017

Once upon a time, there was a boy and his name was Jeffrey. 

A good many years ago (in dragon years, ten human years is actually one dragon year) he fell down a hole and met this girl, Demolita. 

She gave him a drink that was poisoned and made him turn into a half-dragon, half-human. 

The Riddle of the Secret Agent

South Dublin Latch On Literacy Group, 10th March 2017

Ben was in Dublin on work business. It was 7:00 in the morning. Ben was up early because he had to get ready for the gig that night. 

Ben was feeling a bit nervous. “Calm down,” he said to himself. 

He texted his friend Aoife. He wrote, “How are you? Are you coming to my concert tonight? Will you be there?”

George vs Bob and the Juicer

St. Brigids National School, County Wicklow, 2nd 3rd and 4th Class 09 March 2017

Once upon a time George the walking talking orange fell off the counter.  

Bob, the apple on the counter, pushed him over.  

George was rolling over on the kitchen floor and then he saw the family dog, Billy.  

Fire of the Night

Our Lady of Lourdes National School, Inchicore, 5th Class, 9th March 2017

There once was a boy named AJ. He lived in a cottage by the seaside with his favourite teddy, Trevor the Monkey. 

AJ’s parents died in a fire when he was four years old.

Super Rashers

Brittas Bay National School, County Wicklow, 3rd class, 08 March 2017

Once upon a time there was a big fat flying pig called Rashers and his best friend Milky Way the cow. 

Even though Milky Way was Rasher’s best friend he always tried to eat him. 

Milky Way’s father is called Steaky and he wants to eliminate pigs from the world. 

My Other Half

St Fiachra’s Senior National School, Beaumont, 6th Class, 8 March 2017 

Down by the river lived Fin the Flip Flop and his roommate Clayton the Crocodile. 

Life was fine until their house was destroyed by a wave. 

Now they spent their days living in a tree house. 

Mack McTrigger, Secret Agent

St. Mary’s JNS, Blessington, County Wicklow, 2nd Class, 07 March 2017

Once upon a time there was an agent called Mack Mc Trigger and he had a pistol in his hand. 

Mack Mc Trigger’s greatest wish was to be able to teleport.

His arch nemesis James Blond was able to teleport and he was a better agent than Mack. 

Software Makes You Stronger

​Tyrellstown Educate Together National School, 3rd Class, 7th March 2017

Once upon a time in America, there was an evil console named Gamey. 

Gamey wanted to take over the world and control all other game consoles.

People think the world is a normal place but it’s not when you’re on your own, like Gamey.

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.

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