The Face on the Milk Carton Questions and Answers
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What type of literary devices does the author use?

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The literary device of the flashback is the most used in The Face on the Milk Carton. These flashbacks show the reader what happened in her past. It is a sort of look into her memory. The incident of the milk carton makes her remember about the little girl's dress.

"She remembered that dress . . . how the collar...

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