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Authors as Adjectives
(Haruki) MurakamiesqueMarked by dream-like surreality and communal alienation. Also, containing many cats.(Michael) ChabonishThe quality of pondering Jewish fatherhood and one’s own deep nostalgia.(Junot) DíazianContaining a copious amount of creative Spanglish.(Sheila) Hetian1. Of unclear or fluid basis in reality, and/or commentary on such.2. Of or pertaining to graphic blowjob scenes.(Gary) ShteyngartianAs pertaining to schlubby, awkward, and often self-deprecating dudes.(George R.R.) Martinesque1. The quality of anyone being able to die at any time.2. Characterized by long stretches of narrative wandering.(Jonathan) Franzenian1. Sprawling and complex, usually as pertains to a family epic.2. Characterized by a dislike for modern technology and/or general peevishness(Mark Z.) DanielewskianCharacterized by inconsistencies and experimental presentation.(Margaret) AtwoodishPertaining to speculative fiction, and absolutely not to science fiction, because there are no spaceships.(Bret Easton) Ellisian1. Marked by the recounting of horrible things in utter deadpan.2. Fueled by cocaine.(Cormac) McCarthianMarked by abject and crushing, but rather lyrical, bleakness.(Suzanne) Collinsian1. Having wildly colored hair and skin.2. Marked by children killing each other.(Karen) RussellesqueOf a twee and swampy disposition.(Rajesh) ParameswaranishCharacterized by passionate jungle animals.(Kelly) LinkianOf or pertaining to events that seem impossibly strange and strangely normal at the same time.(Teju) ColianMarked by a lot of aimless wandering and thinking about things.(Cheryl) StrayedianCharacterized by an almost painful openness.(Salman) RushdianLikely to invoke nationwide death threats.(J.K.) RowlingesqueRife with magical puns.(Don) DeLilloianMarked by a strong sense of nothingness, displacement, dislocation and disassociation.(Philip) RothianOf or pertaining to American masturbation.(Lydia) DavisianAble to speak volumes in just a few words.(Neil) GaimanesqueHighly allusive, particularly in regards to fairy tales and fantasy.(Augusten) BurroughsesqueMarked by a brutal sense of self-deprecation.(Jeffrey) EugenidesianAs pertaining to the distressed sexualities of teenagers.
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Authors as Adjectives

(Haruki) Murakamiesque
Marked by dream-like surreality and communal alienation. Also, containing many cats.

(Michael) Chabonish
The quality of pondering Jewish fatherhood and one’s own deep nostalgia.

(Junot) Díazian
Containing a copious amount of creative Spanglish.

(Sheila) Hetian
1. Of unclear or fluid basis in reality, and/or commentary on such.
2. Of or pertaining to graphic blowjob scenes.

(Gary) Shteyngartian
As pertaining to schlubby, awkward, and often self-deprecating dudes.

(George R.R.) Martinesque
1. The quality of anyone being able to die at any time.
2. Characterized by long stretches of narrative wandering.

(Jonathan) Franzenian
1. Sprawling and complex, usually as pertains to a family epic.
2. Characterized by a dislike for modern technology and/or general peevishness

(Mark Z.) Danielewskian
Characterized by inconsistencies and experimental presentation.

(Margaret) Atwoodish
Pertaining to speculative fiction, and absolutely not to science fiction, because there are no spaceships.

(Bret Easton) Ellisian
1. Marked by the recounting of horrible things in utter deadpan.
2. Fueled by cocaine.

(Cormac) McCarthian
Marked by abject and crushing, but rather lyrical, bleakness.

(Suzanne) Collinsian
1. Having wildly colored hair and skin.
2. Marked by children killing each other.

(Karen) Russellesque
Of a twee and swampy disposition.

(Rajesh) Parameswaranish
Characterized by passionate jungle animals.

(Kelly) Linkian
Of or pertaining to events that seem impossibly strange and strangely normal at the same time.

(Teju) Colian
Marked by a lot of aimless wandering and thinking about things.

(Cheryl) Strayedian
Characterized by an almost painful openness.

(Salman) Rushdian
Likely to invoke nationwide death threats.

(J.K.) Rowlingesque
Rife with magical puns.

(Don) DeLilloian
Marked by a strong sense of nothingness, displacement, dislocation and disassociation.

(Philip) Rothian
Of or pertaining to American masturbation.

(Lydia) Davisian
Able to speak volumes in just a few words.

(Neil) Gaimanesque
Highly allusive, particularly in regards to fairy tales and fantasy.

(Augusten) Burroughsesque
Marked by a brutal sense of self-deprecation.

(Jeffrey) Eugenidesian
As pertaining to the distressed sexualities of teenagers.

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