• Embrace the Suck

  • First Fangs Club, Book 5
  • By: Kristen Painter
  • Narrated by: B.J. Harrison
  • Length: 9 hrs and 3 mins
  • 4.8 out of 5 stars (591 ratings)

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Embrace the Suck

By: Kristen Painter
Narrated by: B.J. Harrison
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Publisher's Summary

Vampire Governor Belladonna Barrone is facing the challenge of her life. Literally. Can she outwit and outlast the vampire council? She has no idea, but she has no plans to go down without a fight.

If she manages to survive, another challenge awaits her. Can she handle the responsibility that comes with accepting the crown? Being governor is one thing. Being queen? That’s a whole different set of problems.

And there’s a whole new set of enemies who are out to make sure she doesn’t succeed.

All Donna knows for sure is that it’s time to embrace the suck.

©2022 Kristen Painter (P)2022 Kristen Painter

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Loved It.

Hated for the story to end. B. J. Harrison as always is the best narrator I Love listening to him.

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Great Ending to the Series... and No Cliffhanger!

This was an excellent wrap up of the series. I have enjoyed meeting belladonna and friends and following her rise. I hope Kristen Painter plans a second series following these characters and the vast number of possible storylines this last book opened up... as long as there are no more cliffhangers! B.J. Harrison did his usual excellent job and I hope to hear him bringing this world to life again some day soon.

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Good job

The story line keeps you engaged. Cannot wait till the next book. Good job

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All it takes is a new car to solve your problems

Or at least for our main character it’s a good start for cleaning up the past. Down to earth characters But I honestly love. Is this the end I hope not.

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I hope there are more books to come!

This series just keeps getting better. The characters become more likable and the world more interesting. I hope it is going to continue!

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excellent story

Loved this series. Excellently written and performed. A very good read! I hope there are more books to this series. Can't wait to see what the queen gets into next.

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Please tell me there is another sequel!

I really enjoy this series. As a middle-aged woman myself, it has been fabulous ‘living vicariously’ through BellaDonna. I really hope there are many more books that continue on with her Highness’ life as more problems with the world alliances to work out, family relationships regroup, grandkids arrive, weddings happen, and there’s romance galore!

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Sorry it's finished

I love e very book in this series! It has been a great read from beginning to end. I am just sorry the series is finished. I am happy with the the ending. Read this book. Read the series, you won't be sorry you did.

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Awesome!

Love this series!!! All the characters and their personalities. So much fun and laughs. Many surprises too!!!

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Embrace the Suck

I was so disappointed with this ending. The characters were so beautifully developed and I was really invested so I had hoped for so much more....
I was left with the feeling that the author was tired of writing the series.
The narrator was wonderful as always.

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  • Lolah
  • 06-17-22

Another excellent instalment

Another excellent instalment in the First Fangs Club series of books. Full of drama, suspense, twists and turns,love and heartache, it’s a fabulous listen that I highly recommend.

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  • ChaosKay (Audiobook Obsession Reviewer, The Flock VIP)
  • 04-03-22

Fab conclusion

I’ve loved every minute listening to this series but sad it’s ended. After the last book I wasn’t sure what would happen with Donna but this book was perfect and more. There was a lot going on with Donna but she stayed strong and came through in the end.

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  • Mrs. Casilda A. Slattery
  • 03-29-22

Fantastic, I love these stories.

Storyline is both entertaining, well narrated, exciting throughout and keeps me coming back for more stories by this author

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  • N. D. Holt
  • 03-25-22

The final instalment of an excellent series

This is the fifth book in the series, so if you’re looking at this but haven’t gone through the rest can I suggest you go back to the start - you won’t be disappointed.

Before this book was released I decided to go back and re-listen to the previous 4 books … one a week leading up to the day … instead I listened to all 4 books in less than 1 week.

This final book though rounds out the series well… Kristen Painter has written a highly engaging story with wonderfully filled out characters - I’m going to miss them.

B.J. Harrison is an excellent narrator, engaging and easy to listen to, he brings the characters and the story to life. Quite honestly, he is one of my two favourites on Audible.

Enjoy, I highly recommend 😀