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, Conamara, Galway, Kerry, Mayo, NorthWest, Wicklow, and Wexford

This is Chopchop

Rathdown Junior School, Glenageary, 5th Class, 18th January 2012
One day in the middle of summer, Chopchop the pink monkey met his best friend Lello the banana in an ice cream shop.

Chopchop was eating his favourite banana ice cream and Lello was having coconut ice cream.

Bling on a Mission

Glenasmole National School, Bohernabreena, 5th/6th Class, 13th January 2012
Once upon a time in a jewellery store, there was a diamond and ruby that were sneezed out of a man’s nose.

Out popped Bling the diamond and Rupert the magic ruby. They landed on the floor of the jewellery store.

The Calgonian Election

St. Fiachra’s SNS, Beaumont, 6th Class, 12th January 2012
It was a cold dark winter’s day in Calgonia. Michael the washing-machine had just woken from a terrible nightmare.

He had dreamt that he had been running for President but lost to Oddsocks, the world’s oddest sock.

The Soup Assassination

St. Philip’s SNS, Clonsilla, Dublin 15, 5th Class, 11th January 2012
Francesco the Spanish Spoon and Leonardo the Italian Fork were stuck in the cutlery drawer.

Leonardo was painting pictures while Francesco was picking the lock, desperate to escape. 

The Kung-Fu Family

Rathdown Junior School, 1st Class, 10th January 2012 
Once upon a time, there was a  granny who was the very best at kung-fu in the world.

She lived in a really dark cave in the middle of these really stormy, snow-capped mountains with Spotty, her kung-fu baby.

Pig

St. Joseph’s BNS, Terenure, 3rd Class, 15th December 2011
Once upon a time, there was a guy called Billy the Butcher, and he liked chips.

Billy the Butcher was always outside of his shop begging for money.

World War Stick

Star of the Sea National School, Sandymount, 3rd Class, 14 December 2011
It was a rainy day in Ireland and Stick Man was legging it home to avoid getting wet.

On the way home, he realized that his best friend’s house was actually closer, so he popped by. His best friend was called Sticky Woman.

The Dog and the Sausage

Gaelscoil Choláiste Mhuire, Parnell Square, Dublin 1, 3rd Class, 8th December 2011
In magical world full of weird things there was a dog called Mr President and a sausage called Saucy who were best friends.

Saucy and Mr President were sick of being left out of all the fun humans had so they wanted to get a magic potion to become human for a day.

A Life in the Name of Pickle

St. Joseph’s BNS Terenure, 3rd Class, Wednesday 7th December 2011
Mr Pickle lived in a pickle jar.  He was looking at his ‘to do’ list and he saw that he had lots to do, including kissing the atomic toilet.

Mr Pickle went downstairs and dressed in his tuxedo and had a smooch with himself in the mirror.

Bob Goes Undercover

Sutton Park School, Sutton, 3rd Class, 2nd December 2011
Once there was a boy called Bob. He was walking to the shop with his best friend, KFC Curry. 

Bob and KFC Curry wanted to open a fancy dress making factory in their tree house.

The Fight for Love

Balbriggan Educate Together National School, 2nd Class, Wednesday 30th November 2011
Susie lives in a big castle. She only meets Tony at school. Susie likes Tony.

One day, Tony goes on a holiday to the moon and Susie misses him a lot. She is very upset because they can’t communicate.

To the Top of the World!

Balbriggan Educate Together National School, 2nd Class, 29 November 2011
Once there was a pink pop star monster called Pessica and she loved to sing. She lived in Drogheda in a house made of diamonds.

Her best friend, Juice Head, lived next door and there was a magic door connecting the two houses.

Around The World

Assumption Senior School, Walkinstown, 5th Class, 28th November 2011
Marceline and her best friend Suzie were in geography class, learning about the world.

Marceline really liked Suzie because she was different, and had psychic powers!

The Flight to Rome

Plás Mhuire BNS, St. Mary’s Place, Dublin 7, 5th and 6th Class, 22 November 2011
Johnny MacaBumfluff met up with his best friend Ear Lingus.

They had booked a flight to take them to Rome because they were on the run from Ryan Ear.

Who wants to be a Nun?

St Vincent’s Primary School, Glasnevin, 11th November 2011, 6th Class
Once upon a time there was a church named St. Cheese.

Father Peter was saying the Mass  and he saw the Nuns there, and he realised how much he wanted to become a nun.

What a Day!

Belmayne Educate Together, National School, 3rd/4th Class, 27 October 2011
Zooby the Goblin was at home.  He lived in an abandoned, haunted castle in Pennsylvania.

He was looking into his crystal ball and thinking about his greatest wish, to bathe in hot chocolate.

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