Summary

Welcome to Nocturne Falls, the town that celebrates Halloween 365 days a year.
The tourists think it's all a show: the vampires, the werewolves, the witches, the occasional gargoyle flying through the sky. But the supernaturals populating the town know better.
Living in Nocturne Falls means being yourself. Fangs, fur, and all.
Sebastian Ellingham isn't known for being a happy vampire. And when his long estranged wife returns expecting to pick up where they left off, things take a sharp turn toward cranky. Sure he's been protecting her for centuries, but her assumption that he's still available (he is) rankles.
His answer is to hire a woman to play his fiancée. The lucky victim is Tessa Blythe, sister of one of the town's deputies, librarian in need of a job and, oh yes, reluctant Valkyrie. Playing along with Sebastian is all about the end game: earning the position of Dean of Library Studies at the local private academy.
When unexpected sparks fly between them, they agree to mutually deny the attraction. Fate, however, has other plans....
©2016 Kristen Painter (P)2016 Kristen Painter
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3 out of 5 stars
By Jessica Wolfe on 14-01-18

A slight but sweet romance

If you're a fan of the series you will probably like this. For me the story was a bit too slight and obvious with few true obstacles. It reads more like a very slight M&B with supernatural elements. It's fine, but not quite enough there with which to really engage.

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4 out of 5 stars
By Amazon Customer on 16-06-17

Amusing but predictable

Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

Yes, light hearted and a feel good book

Did the narration match the pace of the story?

mostly

Did you have an emotional reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

happy

Any additional comments?

its a good series but once you have read one you know pretty much what will happen in the rest. Still got them all though as they are nice listening and entertaining.

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5 out of 5 stars
By Cheri on 16-05-16

Perfect Match ~ Sebastian and Tessa!

I adore and love the Nocturne Falls series! Each book is a clean, romantic, suspenseful, funny, and book five, The Vampire's Fake Fiancée, is a great example of another well written story by Kristen Painter.

Nocturne Falls is about the super naturals that live in the town that celebrates Halloween 365; it's original, with lots of creativity. While the stories are about the Hero and Heroin falling in love, each story will include some of the other well know characters, and take us to some of the local shops that have the coolest names, like the pub called DOI (Drinks On Arrival), or Howlers, Mummy's the diner, Ever After the local bridal shop, and many more. Each story is unique while building up the town and the characters.

As usual B.J. Harrison narrations is awesome! He does a great job giving each character their own voice, conveying the different emotions throughout the story, and is consistent from one book to the next.

I highly recommend the Nocturne Falls series for any PNR fan who loves their stories clean and fun!

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5 out of 5 stars
By Troublemer on 19-05-16

Another Winner

What made the experience of listening to The Vampire's Fake Fiancée the most enjoyable?

The narrator brings each character to life.

What did you like best about this story?

The way Tessa was able to help Sebastian to learn to live again and how he helped her to be able to accept who she was. Both had problems but they saved each other.

What does B.J. Harrison bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

you get to hear and feel the emotions of each character. You can't bet this from reading.

Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

I listen to these at work and i cannot get enough. It seems like it is time to go home and i hate having to stop listening. I just love love this series

Any additional comments?

This is one of the best series/ i am so glad my friend and i found these books. Can't wait till the next.

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5 of 5 people found this review helpful

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