Saint Brigid’s National School, is a primary school situated in the centre of Greystones, Co. Wicklow. Our mission is to provide the highest quality education for all our children in a happy, safe and stimulating Christian environment, focusing on their academic, social, personal, moral and spiritual development to help them be the best they can be.


Books recommended by Libraries Ireland.

Library Reading Guide

Books recommended by Irish teachers from Seomra Ranga.

Books for Junior/Senior Infants

First/Second Class

Third/Fourth Class

Fifth/Sixth Class

Books recommended by the students of St.Brigid’s.

The parents who organize the library asked the children to write down the names of books and authors that they enjoy and would recommend to others. Then they went and bought lots of new books. Please read below some of the suggestions from the boys and girls.

2nd class enjoyed: Horrid Henry, Roald Dahl, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Rainbow Magic series, The Tiara Club, The Horrible History series, Captain Underpants and Horrible Henry books

3rd class enjoyed: Dick King Smith, Enid Blyton, David Williams, Roddy Doyle, JK Rowling, Roald Dahl, Beast Quest, Captain Underpants, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, The Bed and Breakfast Star, Judy Moody, Goosebumps, The Story of Tracey Beaker and Rainbow Fairy books

4th class enjoyed: Mr Bubblegum, Roald Dahl, Captain Underpants, Stink Series, Malory Towers, Harry Potter, Horrible Histories, Horrid Henry, Judy Moody, Artemis Fowl, Skulduggery, Young Sherlock Holmes, Lord of the Rings, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Beast Quest, Holes, Lizard of Oz and Lemony Snicket

5th class enjoyed: Tin Tin, Lola Rose, How to Train Your Dragon, Candyfloss, Football Academy, Saffy’s Angel, Percy Jackson, Jacqueline Wilson, John Boyne, Anthony Horowitz, Enid Blyton and Jeff Kinney

6th class enjoyed: The Adventures of Tin Tin, Artemis Fowl, Harry Potter, Alex Rider, Malory Towers, Skulduggery Pleasant, Rick Riordan, Anthnoy Horowitz, JK Rowling, Lemony Snicket and Derek Landy

As you can see some of the books and authors are very popular throughout the school and we are really now enjoying reading them. Thanks to the parents who work in the library. We really appreciate all you do for us.