Congratulations to Ling Ma’s debut SEVERANCE for winning the 2018 Kirkus Prize for fiction!
“Smart, funny, humane, and superbly well-written.” —Kirkus, starred review
“Embracing the [apocalyptic fiction] genre but somehow transcending it, Ma creates a truly engrossing and believable anti-Utopian world… [An] extraordinary debut.”—Booklist, starred review
“A clever and dextrous debut.”—Publishers Weekly
“A smart, searing exposé on the perils of consumerism, Google overload, and millennial malaise.”—Library Journal