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

Mission Unflushable

St Mary's Boys National School, Maynooth, 5th Class, 5th June 2013
It was a normal day in the bathroom. Tony the toothbrush was brushing Johnny’s teeth.

“Johnny must have eaten onions for dinner,” thought Tony.

Princess Dogs

Scoil Cholmcille S.N.S. Ballybrack, 3rd Class, 4th June 2013
Once upon a time there was a little dog called Chloe. She was from Ballybrack and she had secret flying powers, which nobody knew about.

One day while she was flying up high in the air, Chloe lost control and fell down.

The Spy Twins

St Brendan’s National School, Loughshinny, 2nd Class, 30th May 2013
Once there was a kangaroo called Joey. He was a secret agent. Joey lived on Madagascar in a treehouse made of bamboo.

One day Joey was in the jungle looking for food. 

The Worst Holiday Ever

Donoughmore National School, Donard, Co. Wicklow, 5th/6th Class, 29th May 2013
When Marcus the polar bear’s father died, he left him a load of money but no instructions about how to use it.

Marcus went to his friend Smokey the scotch terrier to ask him for advice. Smokey was smoking his pipe and watching TV in a paddling pool.

Jagger Time

Balrothery National School, Balbriggan, 3rd and 4th Class, 28th May 2013
Once upon a time, there was a dragon named Nick who wanted to be Nick Jagger

Nick was a fat dragon who ate sand.  Nick wanted to be able to sing and dance like Nick Jagger.

How To Be A Human

Central Model Senior School, Marlborough Street, 2nd Class, 27 May 2013
Layla the ghost girl was in a haunted mansion in a forest on a lost island.

She was thinking about how great it would be to go to school.

John’s Back

St. Vincent's Primary School, Glasnevin,5th Class 21st May 2013
“Where is John?” Steve the Mexican chicken wondered out loud.

It was a dark and windy morning in Canada.

The Love Racer

St. Brendan's Boys National School, Artane, 5th Class, 17th May 2013
One summer’s day, John was practising his driving on the dirt track.

John was really proud of his black muscle car.  He loved its shape. It was a two door diesal car.

Tarantula the Terry

St. Fiachra's Senior National School, Beaumont, 6th Class, 15th of May 2013
Once upon a time Eugene Yackle was walking in his potato garden when he decided to grow a potato called Derek.

Derek was going to be the most majestic, special, plumpest potato in the land.

War of the Wattle

Scoil MobhíGlasnevin, 6th Class, 14th May 2013 
Once upon a time in a galaxy far far away there lived a turkey named Gobble Gobble.

In this galaxy turkeys ruled supreme with chickens as their slaves.

Spoiled

Loreto Grange Road Primary School, Rathfarnham, 5th Class, 8th May 2013
Burt was at home, in bed, watching his 300” flat-screen tv.

He lived in a mansion with his mom, his step-father and his pet turtle, Bob.

The Football Dream

Gaelscoil Bhaile Munna, 5th Class, 7th May 2013
One drizzly day at dawn, there was a vegetarian zombie called Steve who was getting ready for bed.

He sat down on his zombie bed and stuck on the telly to see Jerry, his best friend,  playing football.

The Bob Bros

St Brendan’s BNS, Artane, 5th Class, 1st May 2013
Billy Bob was a teenager who hated the giant footballer who ate people.

One day, Billy Bob was at a football match, and he saw the giant footballer eat one of the players.

The Two That Got Away

Dún Dealgan National School, 5th and 6th Class, 26th April 2013
Hobo Joe had another restless night in the alley way because he had a dream about the flashing lights of the garbage truck.

He dreamt that they were taking him away in the garbage truck.

Browning’s Brick

Glasnevin National School, 4th, 5th & 6th Class, 25th April 2013
When Harry Browning was eight years old he was walking down the street, wishing he had a friend.

A brick fell from the sky and bumped him on the head.

Moustache Madness

Castleknock National School, Castleknock, 5th Class, 24 April 2013
Silly Billy, the 11 year old silly child, walked into the kitchen to get some cheese.

Instead, he saw a giant chunk taken out of his best friend, Bob the talking pineapple!

A dog’s Dream

Donnycarney Youth Centre, Blue Hearts, 23rd April 2013
One day, Macy the dog was in the park with her best friend, Tyson.

“I’m starving. I haven’t eaten for three days,” complained Macy.

Lucy the Talking Dog

Warrenmount Primary School, Blackpitts, 2nd Class, 22nd April 2013
Once upon a time, there was a talking dog called Lucy.

Every morning Lucy’s owner Mia took Lucy to dog school. At dog school, Lucy liked learning lots of tricks and how to jump through hoops. 

The Rise of the Bagels

Griffith Barracks Multi-Denominational School, South Circular Road, 4 Class, 17 April 2013
On a warm chocolaty day John Paul and Paulo, the Bagel Brothers, tried once again to break out of their packet.

They were in the storage room at the back of Mace.

Yo Momma Burger

Loreto Primary School Crumlin, 6th Class, 15th April 2013
One day Cornelius the talking horse was at home when he heard a knock on the door. 

He got really annoyed at himself because he had to open it. Cornelius was afraid of going outside so opening the door was a big deal for him.

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