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

The Bite

​Scoil Thomáis, Castleknock, Dublin 15, 4th Class, 1 February 2018

There once was a spoiled brat named Sarah. She had a useless friend called Stewart. 

Sarah thought Stewart could help her with her homework.

One day, Stewart went over to Sarah’s house with his pet spider and she freaked out!

The Toe Master

St. Thomas’s School, SNS, Tallaght, 4th Class, County Wicklow, 31 January 2018

This is the story of Timmy Toe’s great adventure.

Toes and Fingers were taking over the whole world.  

They called New York “Fingers and Toes York” and renamed Thailand “Toeland”!

Alan the Mushroom Boy

St Colmcille’s Junior National School, Knocklyon, 2nd Class, 31 January 2018

In Fruitland, all the ground was made of fruit.

Alan the Mushroom Boy went to school. He was very frightened because everyone at school used to push him, except for Greg the Grape and Isabella the Sunflower Girl.

Alan the Mushroom the Boy had a secret crush on Isabella the Sunflower Girl. And Greg knew that Alan had a crush on Isabella the Sunflower Girl.

Tornado Girl Saves Africa

​WETNS, 2nd class, County Wicklow, 30th January 2018

Africa.  Tornado girl was walking down the road with Billy the unicorn.  

Tornado girl was thinking “I can’t believe I’m on holiday for two weeks in Africa!”

“I think I’ll get a tan after all these days.”

Fly Hunters

​Scoil Fhursa, Kilmore West, 6th Class, 30 January 2018

On Saturday the 12th 2006, there was a frog called Gizmo. In 2008 he had met a fly. He called the fly Gizmo Junior.

Gizmo was on holiday in Korea and lost his fly. The fight was on to find his fly before his auntie, Penelope, could eat it.

Penelope fly-knapped Gizmo Junior. Gizmo met a friend while he was running around trying to find his fly.  His friend’s name was John Joe the rat.

Fruit's Got Talent!

St Macartan's NS, 5th Class, county Donegal, 29 January 2018

Bob was originally a human. But he became a banana by eating too many bananas.

So did his friend Patricia, by eating too many pears.

Bob's dream since he was a child to become a movie star. He tried desperately to come up with new ideas for a cure so he could become a movie star. 

Jimmy’s Adventure

​Tyrrelstown Educate Together National School, 3rd Class, 29 January 2018

Once upon time there was a marshmallow named Jimmy. He had a mom called Wazzle and a dad called Jeffey, Jimmy’s big brother was called Big Jeff and his baby brother was called Mushy.

One day, it turned dark in Choco Town. Jimmy lost his brothers, dad and mom because it was dark.

Jimmy hid behind a trashcan because he didn’t want to get eaten.

Mrs Stinksalot & The Lost House

Sacred Heart JNS, 2nd class, County Wicklow, 25th January 2018

Mrs Stinksalot got up one morning. She wanted to get a Poop Emoji costume for Halloween.

When she got to Dunnes she bought the costume and then never took it off.

She went back home and her house wasn’t there. She had a big mansion and it was gone.

Curls the Half Human Half Unicorn

St Thomas SNS, 4th class, County Wicklow, 24th January 2018

In the woods in Neverland where the trees were made of cotton candy and the grass was chocolate, there was a unicorn called Curls.

She was half human half unicorn and she had a brother called Bibbly Bob. 

She also had an evil step brother called Fred the evil pony.

​ The Fairy’s Travels

Sacred Heart JNS, 2nd Class, County Wicklow, 23rd January 2018

Long, long ago, in a forest in Candyland lived a fairy called Pete.

He was blown away by a storm, and lost his magic ring, and the feathers from one wing.

He was scared, because he lost his family in the storm. He was worried.

The Mystery Owner

Pope John Paul II National School, Malahide, 5th Class, 22 January 2018

Once upon a time there was a dog called Fluffpuff. Her greatest wish was to find an owner. She lived in the city of New York City. 

She met her best friend, Sunshine the yellow zebra in McDonalds when they were ordering their food. 

They shared a McDouble. Then Fluffpuff asked Sunshine to help her find an owner.

Timmy's Revenge

St Colman's Cloyne at the Crawford Art Gallery, County Cork, 15th January 2018

Once upon a time there was a little boy named Timmy and his best, friend was his dog named Adam. 

His brother had a friend called Bethany and he was friends with her as well. 

He was 9 years old and he had two wishes. 

Tóraíocht Mars Bars

​Gaelscoil Pheig Sayers, Rang Cúig, County Cork, 19 January 2018

Uair amháin bhí buachaill ann agus an t-ainm a bhí air ná Joe. 

Is breá leis Mars bars agus caithfidh sé dul go dtí an leithreas i gcónaí. 

Tá Joe an-sceitimíneach agus an cara is fearr leis ná Néné an Cube. 

Bill, The Firesheep

​Greystones ETNS, 5th class, County Wicklow, 18th January 2018

SUDDENLY, there was a fire by the That tree, in Duckland.

Everyone decided to jump into the pond. Bill, the fireman sheep jumped out of his bed. 

He could see the fire from his window. He put on his fireman’s hat, got into his Lamborghini fire truck and saved the day.

The Unicorn’s Adventure

Mary Help of Christians Girls National School, Navan Road, Dublin 7, 5th Class, 18 January 2018

Once there lived a unicorn called Sparkle. When Sparkle was born, she had been abandoned in the woods. 

There she met a Malteaser named Mary - Sparkle saved Mary from hungry foxes. Sparkle and Mary lived together in a big glittery palace in the forest.

One day when the two friends were out, they ran into a Pie Monster. 

Nacho Man’s Great Escape

​Scoil Thomáis, Castleknock, 4th Class, 17 January 2018    

Nacho Man’s sidekick, Cheese Dip, was captured by his evil twin brother called Salsa Man.

Nacho Man was in his nacho castle thinking up his plan. His idea was to get a unicorn from the stable and ride it on a rainbow to his evil twin brother’s castle, Salsa Castle.

But when Nacho Man went to the stables, there were no unicorns left. His pig, called Oreo, had let them out.

Robbie The Carnival Kid

Griffith Barracks, Multi-Denominational School, Dublin 12, 4th Class, 16 January 2018

Once there was a really mean person called Farmer Joe. He lived in a bin in a field on his farm.

When Farmer Joe went into his bin, there is a really cool house inside, but outside it just looks like a bin.

Meanwhile, a boy called Robbie arrived in town with the carnival and he wanted to own a chicken.

Felix Found a Friend

St Colman's Cloyne, 3rd Class, County Cork, 15 January 2018

In 1666, there was a boy called Felix and he hated school and all the homework they gave. But most of all he hated his parents! 

More than ever he really wanted a friend. So he decided to make a plan to break out of boarding school.

So he said to himself maybe he'll walk around to calm himself down so that after he had calmed down he would be able to think of a plan. 

The Alien Who Lost His Toe

​Scoil San Carlo, Leixlip, Co. Kildare, 4th Class, 15th January 2018

Once upon a time, Billy Bob Joe the alien was flying in his UFO when he saw a big flame crashing into Earth.

“That’s niiiiice!” he said.

But then he realised Ellie Smelly, his best friend, was still on Earth. 

The Marshmallow Wish

​Donabate Portrane Educate Together National School, 3rd Class, 11 January 2018

There was a pig called Stanley and he lived on Marbalow Farm.

A few years ago, an alien named Marshmallow had come to visit the farm in a marshmallow spaceship. 

Marshmallow the alien and Stanley became best friends.

The Runaway Animals

​Scoil an tSeachtar Laoch, Ballymun, 5th Class, 10 January 2018

“How do you think we’re meant to escape?” said Beef the cow to Pig the pink rhino. “Will we get out or will we stay?”

They were in a farm called Fatal Fields in Orlando that was hard to escape. 

It had electric fences that were ten feet high. Pig and Beef were getting food - eating yellow grass in the barn.

John the Rock Picker

St Coens National School, 3rd Class, County Wicklow, 09 January 2018

Once upon a time there was a human called John, who was a rock picker. His dream was to become a billionaire.

John’s greatest fear was a monster called Goro. Goro was big and tall, wore ancient armour and breathed fire!

One day John went to the beach and started picking up rocks that he liked. He worked for a man called Mr Kava. 

Wello’s Adventure

St Enda’s Primary School, Whitefriar Street, 3rd Class, 9 January 2018

Once upon a time, Wello the watermelon was walking down the street. 

A man came along with a dog and asked if he could go along with him.

Wello ran away because he was a stranger and looked like a human. Wello ran to his friend Potato Man in the park. 

Jeff and Sparkle's Adventure

St.Colmcille’s Junior National School, Knocklyon, 2nd Class, 8th January 2018

There was a piece of toast called Jeff. One day it came alive. Jeff put on a disguise to go to the airport and catch a plane to Candy Land.

Also, on the plane, there was a little girl called Kelly. She wanted to go to Candy Land because she wanted to meet real life unicorns.

The people in Candy Land were not being nice to Jeff because he wasn’t made out of sugar and rainbows.

Raptor Kid Saves The Day

St Malachy’s Boys National School, Raheny, 2nd Class, 21 December 2017

Once upon a time a boy called Raptor Kid lived in New York. One day Raptor Kid ran into the evil T-Rex Man. 

Raptor Kid was scared of T-Rex Man because he had red eyes.

Raptor Kid was able to run away so fast because he practiced for gymnastics. His one wish was to be a professional gymnast.

The Problem Before Christmas

St Francis of Assisi Primary School, Belmayne, 3rd Class, 20 December 2017

One day Zoey the Elf was in Santa’s workshop. Everyone started laughing at her because Evil Piggy Wiggy threw a pie in her face.

Evil Piggy Wiggy must have gotten through the defence system. Santa came in with his two elf guards.

Santa said, “Throw him out!”

The Mysterious Soup

St Coens NS, 5th class, County Wicklow, 20th December 2017

Once there was a man called Bob the soup maker and his greatest wish was to become the Manager of a famous restaurant.  

But the owner of the restaurant, the Chicken Wing Monster, wouldn’t let him.  

Bob would not stand up to him because of his evil side kick, Bouncing Betty, the clown.

Bozo the Horse

Jonathan Swift NS, 3rd-6th class, County Wicklow, 19th December 2017

In the world of myths and legends lived Bozo the horse.

It was a calm, warm day when Bozo went to see his friend Turkey the pony.

“Don’t say I’m small, I’m tall!” said Turkey frustratedly.

The Cookie’s Great Adventure

St.Fiachra’s Junior National School, Artane. 2nd Class, 19th December 2017

Once upon a time, there was a cookie named Bite. He wanted to go on lots of adventures. 

He decided to go over to see his best friend, Doughy the Doughball, to ask if he wanted to go on an adventure too. 

On the way through the woods to Doughy’s house, he saw the Evil Pickle.

Frankie and the Extraordinary Mission

St Vincent’s Girls National School, North William Street, 6th Class, 18 December 2017

One day, Frankie the spy was in her bedroom with her best friend Zack. 

They were supposed to be studying, but actually they were playing Super Smash Bros.

Frankie had just moved to New York from Sydney. She had to leave Sydney because her parents were spies and their identities had been revealed.

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