novelish

novelish

(ˈnɒvəlɪʃ)
adj
(esp of a name or a person) characteristic of a novel; having qualities like those of a character or scene in a novel; fanciful; romantic
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Culbertson's zitherings were likewise novelish: The sweep, the wooden mallets and the flipping pegs; and the modulations and distortions she achieved with her Korg KAOSS pad were, to revert to sci-fi metaphor, otherworldly.
In her highly readable, well constructred, novelish biography, Amanda Mackenzie Stuart permits herself the luxury of expansion, but skills honed as a practiced screenwriter serve her well, ensuring that the interest of the narrative is rarely allowed to lapse.