Write-a-Book Competition 2005
|Report by Mairéad Dinneen:
Shortly after Christmas our teacher Mrs O’Callaghan decided that
each pupil in our class would write a fiction book. It took us all a
while to decide what we’d write about in our book but Mrs
O’Callaghan gave us many work-sheets to help us make that decision.
When we all knew what we were writing about we started brainstorming
for ideas. Most children wrote
about either an under-water story or something like “The Lion the
Witch and the Wardrobe”. At around early April when we were all
finished our teacher took our books to Ballincollig library where they
were on public display.
My story (The Secret Garden) was about a girl called Katie who even
though her brother Bam told her not to she skated on his skateboard and
was transported to a secret garden in