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

Humphrey the Loner

Harold School, Glasthule, 5th Class, 2nd December 2013
Humphrey was a fat hippo who was a DJ.

His worst enemy was oxygen because when he exercised he struggled to catch his breath and decided to be enemies with oxygen.

I Told You So!

Rosemount Primary School, Co Derry/Londonderry, P5, 29th November 2013
Once there was a sheep called Ban.

Ban lived on a farm in Derry. Ban lived in a house with his best friend Harry the wolf.

The Missing Ear

Lindsay Road National School, Glasnevin, 5th & 6th Class, 27th November 2013
Chubbs the stuffed tiger was in a box on a shelf in the toy shop.

He was feeling sad. He was watching all the other tigers being abducted by little kids.

Tick Tock Galacticus Bob

Mount Anville Primary School, Stillorgan, 6th Class, 26 November 2013
“I’m hungry! Get me  a banana,” said Galacticus Bob, a monkey who travelled back in time from the 2060s to start up a secret spy organisation.

“How am I supposed to get you a banana?

The Story of Burgerbap

St. Oliver Plunkett Primary, Co Derry/Londonderry, P5, 26th November 2013
Once upon a time there lived a burger called Burgerbap, who made a friend called Spider Burger.

Mumbo the Penguin came after them and Burgerbap got scared.

The Wish

St Thomas’ Senior National School, Tallaght, 3rd Class, 25 November 2013
Mr Stripe the tiger was in the jungle catching prey.

His friend Bossy the lion came around to play with him.

Stranded On Earth

Model Primary School, Co Derry/Londonderry, 20th November 2013
One day, a long, long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, Bob the Alien was flying in his spaceship around the world.

He was showing off his new trick spaceship. He could make it do backflips360s, loop the loops, barrel rolls, and handstands.

World War Waffle

Limavady Central Primary School, Co Derry/Londonderry Class P5, 18 November 2013, Illustrator Kirsti Kotilainen
“ROOAAARRR!!”

 This is the roar of the giant man-eating waffle called Syrup, destroying a city. 

Top Secret

Notre Dame Junior School, Churchtown, 6th Class, 14th November 2013
Alicia sat in school but her mind was not there. 

She couldn’t help but think about what had happened the day before. 

Linda’s Fear

Presentation Girls’ School, Maynooth, 4th Class, 11 November 2013
Linda was backstage at Britain’s Got Talent.

She wanted to audition -  but her biggest fear was getting up on stage. Her best friend Larissa was with her to support her.

The Offer

St.Fiachra’s National School, Beaumont, 6th Class, 4th November 2013
Mr Fluffy Pants the ninja unicorn was at home.

He was hiding in the closet from his ma once again. 
His ma found him.

The Secret Talent

Scoil an Chroí NaofaBallinasloe, 6th Class, 25 October 2013
One day Jim the Irish goalkeeper was in goal during training.  All of a sudden, he started to sing, “Baby, you’re a fire spark...”

As Jim was singing, one of the other players kicked the ball and it hit Jim in th head. He fell to the ground and saw little pigs flying around his head.

The Elephant and the Chicken

Scoil ChiaráinGlasnevin, P3 and P4, 23rd October 2013
Bob the robot was friends with Crodex the alien. Crodex had a big head, big eyes and he was green with a tiny tail. Bob the robot was big and he had muscles and he was silver with red eyes.

Bob and Crodex were great friends and one afternoon they were chatting.

I’m An Elephant!

St Killian’s National School, Mullagh, Co. Cavan, 5th Class, 22 October 2013
One day John the fish was swimming with his best friend, Jumbo the hippo. John said, “It’s great to be an elephant.”

Jumbo said, “You’re not an elephant. You’re a fish!”

Operation Stripes

St.Helen’s Senior National School, Portmarnock, 5th Class, 17th October 2013
Once upon a time, there was a zebra called Marty.

His best friend was Pip the strawberry. He was out in the city and that’s when it all started...

A Flush to Victory

St Mary’s BNS, Rathfarnham, 6th Class, 16 October 2013
Stefan the friendly port-a-potty was in a cave in Swaziland. 

Buni, an old woman from Romania who has bad eyesight and loves the colour red, forgot to take her pills and wandered into the cave and met Stefan.

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