Severance Summary
Ling Ma

Everything you need to understand or teach Severance by Ling Ma.

  • Severance Summary & Study Guide
  • 30 Severance Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

Severance Overview

Severance is the debut novel of writer Ling Ma. The novel follows Candace Chen, an office worker in New York City. Following an apocalyptic outbreak of a new disease, Candace joins a group of survivors who are traveling west in search of safety and shelter. The novel explores Candace’s life both before and after the apocalyptic outbreak. The novel explores themes of work, family, friendship, routine, survival, and loss.

Lesson Plan

Severance Lesson Plans contain 82 pages of teaching material, including: