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This novel is structured as a "roman a clef" (a novel about real situations rendered as a fiction) with an emphasis on suspense. 

Arranged in chapters that cycle between three different first-person narrators (each with inter-related but distinct story-lines), the novel uses personal conflict, social conflict and professional conflict to create a high degree of tension. 

One of the novel's key literary devices is its...

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