Unwind A novel about coping with the fallout of a deadly infection from China Updated : January 31, 2020 06:22 AM IST Ling Ma’s 'Severance' is unusual for the way it uses a post-pandemic world to encapsulate a critique of our current one. The novel deals with the fortunes of Candace Chen, a second-generation immigrant who works in a Manhattan company. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.