What are a few moments of suspense in Agatha Christie's And Then There Were None?

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That the characters are being picked off one by one generates much of the story's suspense. We don't know who's committing these brutal murders or why, but the fact that these hideous crimes are being carried out with such clinical efficiency adds considerably to the general level of tension. No one can trust anyone around them; everyone could just as easily be the crazed killer as the next victim.

The suspense reaches a fever pitch when Vera and Philip are the last two guests left standing. By this stage, we've been thrown off the scent to such an extent that we're certain that one of these two simply must be the murderer. The cloying air of mystery and suspense is thickened further by the...

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