Bungee Cord Hair (2012) | Scholastic International


Scholastic Asian Book Award (SABA)

Bungee Cord Hair (2012)

By : Ching Yeung Russell

For Ages:

7 - 18


Young Adults

The narrator, a twelve-year-old girl, leaves her beloved grandmother in Mainland China on an emergency visit to her own family in Hong Kong. As she unexpectedly settles down in this new place, she experiences many ups and downs in her life and a strong sense of displacement from the family and country she has left behind.


  • Genre: Young Adult
  • Lexile Measure: 940L
  • ISBN: 9789810787868
  • Age Level: 7 - 18
  • Format: Paperback
  • Rights: Asia