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Forever and a Night

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Nathan Davenport is being stalked by Isabella Ravini, the feral vampire who stole his human life over a hundred and sixty years ago. She made him her fledging, a slave for her dark, evil purposes—hunting humans. After a few years she released him, and Nathan reluctantly learned to accept the cursed life she’d foisted upon him.
Over time he amassed a great fortune, which to
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Paperback, 398 pages
Published April 26th 2016 by Tate Publishing & Enterprises
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Jane West
Jan 31, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I love the story. It's a story of the heart with twists. The characters are engaging and I adored Mia. I held my breath for her and Nathan. Isabella, I wanted her to go away. But then that wouldn't make a great story... The story is rich with layers and layers of intrigue. The plot is just as thick. And even though this is a paranormal romance, the characters seem real as anyone. The story is worth your time. I enjoyed from the beginning. The author Lana Campbell knew how to draw you in and not ...more
Heena Rathore P.
Forever And A Night by Lana Campbell is a decent paranormal romance.

I enjoyed reading it because of the writing. Author's writing was really good; it flowed smoothly and made this book a surprisingly quick read given the total number of pages.

I did like the story too, but at more than a dozen places I found a lot of resemblance to the plots of other Vampire novels. I do enjoy good paranormal romance books, but while reading this book I couldn't stop myself from comparing to the other books in th
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Sissy's Romance Book Review
'Forever and a Night' by Lana Campbell is the story of Nathan Davenport and Mia Peebles.
Mia is a divorced women with three grown girls who works at an Italian Restaurant as one of their Chiefs. One day they have a few servers call in and left them short handed. So Mia takes the initiative to serve also that night to help them get the orders out. This leads her to meet Nathan who she knows that he is a player but later learns he too is one of the riches men around. So Mia sets her mind to avoid
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Alison
May 17, 2018 rated it it was amazing
By Lana Campbell
(Forever and a Night, #1)

Nathan Davenport is an old vampire who is being stalked by Isabella Ravini a feral vampire who stole his human life over a hundred and sixty years ago. She was brutal making him her fledging, a slave for her dark, evil purposes which are hunting humans. This woman does not care who she hurts as long as she gets what she wants and once again she wants Nathan. After a few years she released him and Nathan eventually learned to accept the life that was foist
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Maggie Whitworth
Jan 19, 2019 rated it it was amazing
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The first book in a stunning series.
Nathan is Vampire, has all he could possibly need , wealth, prestige, wonderful friends , but he doesn’t have a life-mate , a woman who will love him forever, stay with him , understand him , then he meets Mia .
Mia is Human, works hard , is divorced, 3 grown kids . She doesn’t want a man , no matter how rich , influential, and hot ,he may be . She doesn’t want Nathan .
Isabella is Vampire and she’s Feral , she’s the one who turned Nathan , now sh
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Ellie Midwood
Jun 12, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Mia is an ordinary sous chef in a restaurant; a single mother who had to work hard her whole life to raise three daughters. So, when a most desirable bachelor (who incidentally happens to be one of the richest men in the US) offers her a position as his personal chef, Mia suspects that the man may have some ulterior motives. Little does she know that she gets herself involved into something that goes far beyond her understanding, and can either bring her an eternity of happiness or put her very ...more
Laurie Beemer
Nov 15, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I love paranormal books but this was far above anything that I have read before. This is a vampire paranormal that has a mixture of romance, mystery, and suspense and keeps you enthralled from the start. This is an amazing start to a fantastic series. Mia and Nathan come together unexpectedly and each tries to fight their feelings for the other because secrets that are kept can cause the end of what they have. Mia cares for Nathan but sometimes things just might not be meant to be or do they? Th ...more
Francis Coco
Jul 14, 2017 rated it it was amazing
So, I have just finished "Forever and a Night," and I am so glad to have discovered Lana Campbell! I read her other book recently and thoroughly enjoyed it and I loved this one as well. The author does a great job keeping the pace going- I didn't want to put it down and when I did, I was thinking of the story and thinking of the characters, like they were real! Which, I believe, is what a good book will make you do. I loved that Mia was a devout Christian, I liked that the author brought religio ...more
Jasmine Warren
Apr 27, 2017 rated it really liked it
The book was short enough to finish in about three days, maybe two if you’re not super busy (21 chapters). A creative explanation about what defines a vampire and the myths surrounding the species. Instead of demons, in this book vampirism is merely an evolutionary disease of the blood (So that explanation leaves room for a possible cure to be discovered. Maybe Chelsie would find it in the future. Lol.) Mixes modern vampirism and Christian/Catholic faith. This book would be a great discussion on ...more
Connie Lafortune
May 19, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Truth be told, I haven't read a vampire romance in quite sometime. It's not that I don't enjoy them but if 'you've read one you've read them all.' Right? Well, so not the case with Forever and a Night. I loved how the author changed my notion about vampires by creating believable characters who still possessed special powers. But, instead of brutally feeding from their victims they actually fed intravenously. Which was the total opposite of a feral vampire who would rip your throat out and leave ...more
Dana Fernandez
Nov 04, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Vampire Romance

This was a first for me by this author. A definite page turner. The story was well written and the characters were relatable. Nathan and Mia will pull at your heart strings. If you enjoy romance, action, comedy and drama. Then this is the book for you.
Peggy Daniell
Dec 31, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Although I don’t usually follow this genre, I decided to give this one a try, and I found that I liked it. I’m sure that has a lot to do with the author’s skill. The book was easy to sink into (no pun intended) and kept my attention from beginning to finish. All of the characters were compelling, and I found myself caught up in their stories and lives. The world of the vampire was made totally understandable and believable for me by the careful weaving of details throughout the storyline—which w ...more
Lana Campbell
Aug 11, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
kathyduncan 1019
This is a book I read in 3 days. It rained alot so I took advantage of the time. It is still with me. I feel like I'm a part of this circle. I definitely want more. I was drawn in the first chapter and reread the first 2 to wrap my head around it. Sensational writing, captivating, beautiful love story. This book gets ten stars from me. Can't wait for the next book to come out. Highly recommend this read! forever and a night by Lana Campbell
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Seraphia
Welcome to New Orleans and prepare to embark on a series events that will engage you to the end. Meet Mia Pebbles. Middle age woman, chef at a local restaurant with three grown girls. Mia is focused on her job and working to acquire the funds she will need to help one of her daughters get into Harvard medical school. It won't be easy, but she's determined. Then enters, Nathan Davenport, millionaire, vampire and renown entrepreneur. The minute that he catches Mia's scent while at the restaurant s ...more
Amber
Sep 27, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Forever and a Night is a uniquely original story of finding love in the most unlikely of places. Sometimes we may be granted a glimpse of love in a way we never would have imagined. Even if love has to wait for a time to be claimed, it will never forget who its home resides with. We can turn our back and run far away, but no time or space can ever make its intensity or connection dissipate. In fact, it will only make it stronger. When the fear of the unknown is finally conquered can we truly cla ...more
Jessica
Jul 17, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Forever and a Night is a vampire romance tale featuring billionaire Nathan Davenport and Mia Peebles, a divorced woman in her forties who has already raised three children of her own. Currently working at a sous chef in New Orleans, she doesn't understand why the younger (and extremely wealthy) Nathan would want anything to do with her -- his attempts to hit on her and convince her to go out end with her rebuff him because she doesn't see how they have anything in common.

What Mia doesn't know is
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Anna
Jul 25, 2019 rated it it was amazing
This is the first book that I have read from Lana Campbell, I love Vampire books and this is one that is different from others that I have read, this is bringing a different look to how Vampires are looked at in other books. We have a Vampire, Isabella Ravini who went and transformed Nathan Davenport into a vampire and kept him sorta on a leace to do as she wanted and also for her to feed from. Eventually she let him go and Nathan 100 years later made himself a billionaire and a name known throu ...more
Lou
Apr 21, 2020 rated it really liked it
Forever and a Night is a vampire romance novel. It is the story of Nathan Davenport; a centuries old vampire, and Mia Peebles; a human divorced mother of 3. These two characters lead completely different lives.

Mia is a divorced mother of three grown girls, she has no idea that vampires exist, let alone that a centuries old vampire is taking quite an interest in her. Mia believes that Nathan is a Playboy, and when he shows interest in her, she wants nothing to do with him.

Nathan Davenport has tak
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Romance Between The Sheets
Forever and a Night has an interesting story line of faith and love. It also has a mix of evil and obsession.

Nathan is a vampire that wasn’t sure if he would ever meet his lifemate. He had given up on the fact that she might be out there. Watching his best friends, Julia and Dimitri, enjoy a life together made him wonder if he would ever find that happiness. Even after he meets his one, he is still not sure if he can convince her to spend a lifetime with him.

Mia has deep roots in faith. She is u
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Evelyn Dotson
Jul 13, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Nathan is a vampire who has never had a serious relationship. Mia works in a restaurant as a Sous Chef, has three grown daughters and is divorced. She is a devout Christian and is a stickler in her beliefs. They meet one night when he goes to the restaurant and he is immediately taken with her enough to mesmerize her and starts drinking blood from her. His friends, Julia and Dimitri believe she could be his life mate. Dimitri’s and Nathan’s maker, Isabella returns with a proposition for Nathan. ...more
Cat Imb || The Reading Cat ||
I received an ebook of this novel from the author in exchange for an honest review. Thank you Lana Campbell!

I want to start off by saying that this book has good bones. It has the outline of a great story. The actions and events follow each other nicely, and coherently. So, no issue there.

Where it gets sticky with me is with the characters. I didn't connect with them at all. I just didn't care about what happened to them. I found them a little superficial and two dimensional; they lacked depth.
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Michelle Hughes
Feb 24, 2018 rated it it was amazing
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Kate_mrs539
Jun 15, 2017 rated it really liked it
This was an interesting read for me.  Very much a paranormal read...also romance...but here is where I think I stumble a little.  Vampires...normally known as evil, souless...and Christianity.

I still don't know how to deal with the dichotomy of the two concepts.  It was good.  The story line was great...fantastic...fabulous.  But trying to wrap my head around the two meshing together in one story has me confused.

All of that aside, Lana Campbell did a great job with this story.  I was pulled in f
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Tina Creek
Dec 30, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Vampire Romance

Forever and a Night introduced a new twist to traditional vampires. While Lana Campbell's vampires contain most elements of the usual vampires, she has made hers more human; where being a vampire is equal to having an incurable disease, allowing them to eat normal food as well as blood, to age but at a reduced rate and have the ability to become pregnant.

I enjoyed reading the novel and getting to know the characters. Mia was a bit back and forth for me, and felt a little too judg
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Erin Daniels
Jun 30, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Forever and a Night is the vampire novel for people who don't think they like vampire novels. Like everyone else I can't say enough about how amazing the writing and world building is. I think for me the best part is the fact that Campbell took the time to carefully craft and immerse us in the vampire culture to the point that it felt authentic. This is the only way to truly get into the story and this accounts for the fact that there were no jarring plot weak spots or gaping holes in the narrat ...more
Leing Aranda
Sep 17, 2019 rated it it was amazing
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Jennifer Zamora
Jan 09, 2018 rated it really liked it
I really enjoyed this book and am jumping right into the next book in the series. I really like this authors style and the flow of the story is wonderful.
This is the story of Mia and Nathan. Mia is your typical middle age good-hearted Christian woman. Shes been through hell and back with an ex that is a real bucket of worms all in his own. Then she gets caught in the cross-hairs of a feral vampire who has decided Mia is a means to an end.
Nathan has lived a long life and it was made even longer
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Billie Kowalewski
Dec 25, 2017 rated it it was amazing
When I sat down to read Forever and a Night by Lana Campbell I wasn’t sure what to expect. I will admit right here I am a huge Twilight fan and am often quite partial when it comes to other vampire stories. Be that as it may, I gave this a shot and I’m happy I did. I enjoyed the different take on the vampires and their rules. I found this story very entertaining and refreshingly well written. Lana’s characters are well developed and relatable. As I continued through the story my attention never ...more
Arceli
This novel is gritty and super hot. Once you pick up the page, you are in for one big ride. From the very first page I was hooked on to the novel. I couldn't put it down. There is super awesome fangs and books like this are the reason why I love paranormal romance. I really liked how the entire novel was character driven. Nathan and Isabella are a great couple. I liked their scroching chemistry, but most importantly their complexity as characters. Both of them have made choices that are not all ...more
Joel Crofoot
Dec 23, 2018 rated it it was amazing
When Mia serves the famously rich, Nathan Davenport one night at the restaurant she works in, she immediately tags him as a playboy and doesn't want to get involved. Until he makes her an offer that he knows she can't refuse.
Nathan is only in town on business, and has never had any interest in feeding from the same woman twice, until he meets Mia. He is drawn to her and finds a way to keep her close, but what will happen when she learns he is a vampire?
This is a sweet and sexy romance, but the t
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