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

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.

Luna’s Great Quest

Virgin Mary Girls National School, Ballymun 6th Class 24th October 2011
Luna the Allicorn looked out the window and saw all the beautiful allicorns and felt left out.

In Allicornia, all the other allicorns played with their big sisters except for Luna because she had no big sister.

Spitty and the Ice Dragon

Plás Mhuire BNS, St. Mary’s Place, Dorset Street, 4th Class, 20th October 2011
Once upon a time, there was a fire-spitting robot named Spitty.

One day, Spitty went into the woods and found a map.  He followed the directions on the map and it led him to a very suspicious place.

Jimmy, Gerry and Jelly

St. Patrick’s National School, Glencullen, 5th and 6th Class, 19th October 2011
Once upon a cloud, in a land made of jelly that was far away from humans, Jimmy the gummi bear was living in a cold and dark drainpipe because he was afraid of the sun.

“Don’t do it, Gerry,” Jimmy said.

This Isn't It

Balrothery National School, Balbriggan.5th/6th Class.18th October 2011
Bouncy was thinking of a way to get rid of stripy socks.

He was at Micheal Jackson’s funeral, and realized he wanted to be the next MJ.

The Kissing Bunny

Scoil Scoil Thomáis, Castleknock. 4th October 2011.
It was a raining pie day. Everybody was going outside trying to eat pie.

There was cherry pie…with mustard in it! There was also…raw turtle pie!!

The One Ring

St Fiachras Senior National School Beaumont 6th Class 26 September 2011
One morning, Schmeegel woke up on the sofa after another night of playing X-Box.

He is bald and hunch-backed from bending over his controller. 

All Alone

illustration story 1St Vincent de Paul GNS, Griffith Avenue, Dublin 9 20 September 2011
Once there was a squirrel called Dexter Murphy.

 He lived his life in shame. He always got everything wrong and he was terrible lawyer.

A Dangerous Mission

illustration story 1St Marys Junior School Rathmines 19th September 2011
Agent Zero was going to work at his spy agency which was based in Big Ben.

 He was in a helicopter coming in from Candy Land, when his parachute ripped and got caught on the clock hands which were at twelve o’clock.

The Free Runner

Scoil an tSeachtar Laoch Ballymun 6th Class 15 September 2011
One day, Sausage the rotten banana was walking down the street and he found a banana peel.

Sausage was horrified because it was the skin of his brother Barney.

Penguin's Secret

St Brigid's Girls National School, Glasnevin, 8 September 2011
 There was once an old woman named Penguin with a son called Nora.

Nora didn’t know his mother ate children. She looked like a perfectly normal person.

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