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 Yellow

Glasnevin Educate Together National School, 5th Class, 18th June 2009
Billy Bob, the lonely mutant banana on wheels, is on a Mexican fajita boat on its way to Europe.

El Nibblo, the Mexican hamster who wears a somberero made from nachos and filled with salsa, drives his yellow Lambourgini, up a ramp and lands on the boat. His car is the same yellow colour as Billy Bob’s peel.

Absorb the Fame

St Fiachras Senior School, Beaumont, 6th Class, 16th June 2009
Anita Bath the sponge and Minty the toothbrush were best friends. They lived on a chicken farm in a farmer’s bathroom.

Aww, Glen!

St Fiachra's Senior School, 6th Class, 15th June 2009
Cornelius the brick was on a building site for an apartment block in Darndale when a box of cigarettes falls out of a workman’s pocket.

Priority Schmigg

NDNSP, 6th Class, 12th June 2009
Tómas is in the bath at home in Japan and he gets a phone call from his yodel teacher.

His yodel teacher says, “Come to Ireland to get your yodeler’s degree.”

Scarlett's Dream

Mother of Divine Grace, 6th Class, 9th June 2009
One evening Scarlett was baby-sitting when her phone rang.

‘You have been accepted into our football camp this summer, but I need an answer now,’ said the manager of the club on the other end.

Mexican Mishap

Mother of Divine Grace, 6th Class, 8th June 2009
Billy Bob Joe John Paul II was at home in his castle in the Finglas section of Kabul, having a cup of tea and watching wrestling with his dad. They were yelling at the television.

It' Not Good Grilled

St Joseph's CBS Fairview, 6th Class, 2nd June 2009
Stev-o wakes up, goes to the toilet and then goes to the kitchen to have a bowl of corn flakes. He is sad because he wants toast.

Reese, Stev-o’s imaginary best friend, knocks his secret knock on the door.

Amber's Dream Come True

Gardiner Street Primary School, 6th Class, 28th May 2009
Princess Amber was in the garden of her castle, sitting on a swing.  She thought that she was by herself, but a fairy prince was hiding in the grass and was watching her.  He was looking for his baby fairy, and he thought that Princess Amber was hiding her in the castle.

P.S. (I Love) I'll Dump You

4th Class, Whitecross National School, 27th May 2009
This is a story about a talking cactus named Bobsticles. He had an evil wife named Spikella who had a moustache. His life’s ambition was to dump her and find the perfect wife. His best friend Nibbles, the sombrero wearing, banjo playing hamster, was to help him. Nibbles played in a band called Country Hamsters. They all lived in Mexico.

Love for Sinbad

St Joseph's NS, Ballymun 5th Class, 20th May 2009
Sinbad the tiger lived in Africa and all that he ever wanted was a girlfriend. One day at the watering hole Sinbad saw a girl tiger named Azora across the water. He decided to swim across the watering hole and share the deer that he caught earlier.

Nerd Life

Scoil Fhursa, Kilmore West, 3rd/4th Class, 19th May 2009
Once there was a geek, in a town called Ancient Geeks, who had a friend called George.  They were in a hippy club.  The geek’s name was Mr Goofy.

The Magic Rain

St Brigid's BNS, Killester. 1st Class, 18th May 2009
Big Fat Kissy Lips and his friend Minnie Man were playing on the beach on a beautiful sunny day.  They were wrestling with Elkis and tossing him into the water.  They dug a hole in the water and put Elkis inside.

A Sticky Situation

5th/6th class, Churchtown NS, Athy, Co. Kildare. 14th May 2009
One day, Special Agent Sammy was in his secret headquarters under his playhouse when suddenly his misson beeper went off. His mission was to stop Chocolate Charlie as he was trying to take over the world with his brother Candy Charles. They were trying to turn the world into chocolate.

Toilet Attacks Again

St. Brigid's National School, Killester, 1st/2nd class, 12th May 2009
One day, Reverend Green went to China to help him face his fear of toilets. When he was there, he met a friend named Pooh-face. Reverend Green and Pooh-face saw the Chinese people learning ninja.

Teddy Versus Donkey

St Joseph's CBS Fairview, 5th Class 7th May 2009
One day in 1827, Bob Johnny was walking along with his best friend, Teddy.

More than anything else in the world, Bob wanted to find his donkey. Donkey had gone missing on the farm and Bob was determined to find him.

Sam Saves the Day

2nd Class, St Joseph's NS Ballymun. 6th May 2009
One day Sam the Dog was in a scrap yard. He was with his best friend Jessie. Jessie was also a dog. They were running away from the dog catchers. They were hiding under a broken car.

Losing Jack

5th/6th Class, Central Model School, Marlborough St., D1. 30th April 2009
One day Oisín, Jack and Alberto were playing hide-n-seek in the back yard. Alberto won. He always won because he was imaginary.

“Alberto, you’re such a cheater!” Oisín said.

One Tough Decision

Plas Mhuire, 5th/6th Street, Dorset Street, 29th April 2009
Chapter One
One day a footballer named Frank was in KFC getting chicken.  A manager came and took his chicken and ran away and shouted back, “Follow me!”

Cheesy Delight

4th Class, Central Model Senior School, Marlborough Street, 28th April 2009
Cheesy Toe Nails lives in a cardboard box on the M50. His greatest fear is Pippy Four Toes because when he clips his toenails they go into his eyes and Cheesy Toe nails doesn’t like that.

Big Mama

6th class, St Fiachra's National School, Beaumont. 23rd April 2009
One day Big Mama was at McDonald’s in Artane. She was trying to get through the automatic door but she didn’t fit. She was half in and half out and couldn’t get in.

Tramp Vegas

Scoil Cholmcille SNS, Ballybrack, 4th Class, 23rd April 2009
Jim Bobby Jr. lived in a cardboard box. He saw a fork and named it Issac.

Issac was his bestfriend. He was a Tramp. He wished he had a suitcase. He smelled like sewage because he fell down a drain. Jim Bobby Jr. was afraid of his own shadow.

The Golden Ball

2nd Class, Central Model Senior School, 21st April 2009
One night in a forest it was very stormy.  Three Head Dragon wanted to go on a top secret mission. He wanted to find the Golden Ball. 

He went to America to try and find the ball but he couldn’t find it.  He asked the help of his friend called Penelope.

Love Story

Kilbarrack Children's Centre, 6 April 2009
Tanya and her friend D.C. walked through the park on their way to college.

As they got to their class, Tanya turned left and D.C. turned right and they crashed into each other. Their books went everywhere. 

Cornelius & Micken in a Cardboard Box

St Fiachra's National School, 6th Class, 2nd April 2009
One rainy day, Cornelius the leprechun was talking to himself.  “Some people’s ambitions are hard to follow.  Not mine!” All he wanted to be was a hobo.

But Cornelius had one great fear – he knew that if he became a hobo, he was in grave danger of being attacked by a platypus for platypusses roamed the streets of the city.

The Adventures of Ketchup and Mustard

St Fiachra's, Beaumont, 6th Class, 1st April 2009
One day in the city, the farmer named Melvin bought two hot dogs and brought them back to his farm in the countryside. He put Ketchup on one hot dog and Mustard on the other hot dog. He left them in the room to wash his hands. Suddenly, they came to life and ran away. They ran into the barn where they met Cheddar, the pretty cow.

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