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Eternal Prey

(Gods of the Night #3)

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Utah knows all about vengeance. Vampires killed his brother, and that act demands only one response. He frees his beast and destroys every bloodsucker he finds. But he never expected to meet a leader of his immortal enemies who was so beautiful, bewitching…and mortal.

Lia understands her destiny. She has a duty to stop the rogue vampires who are intent on wiping out the hum
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Paperback, 384 pages
Published December 28th 2010 by Avon
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Laurie Garrison
Danger has never been so sexy, come and read a twist in the shape-shifting world and meet some hot dinosaurs. I felt this book was way better than the first two. Nina Bangs creativity for the end of this world Mayan prophecy is just outstanding on how she brings everything together, I just can’t wait for the big finish. I found this one to be an emotional ride with all emotions present. You meet a few new characters the most important is Kione he is a prince of the faes.

This book was so emotio
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Vanessa theJeepDiva
Dec 29, 2010 rated it it was amazing
I am still shocked by this series, but I have to admit the dino-shifter and Mayan prophecy makes for an awesome book. If you like sexy shifters and the wolves are starting to bore you, read the Gods of the Night series. This series gets better and better with each one. My only complaint is that the author is not getting the next in the series on the shelf quick enough. As far as I’m concerned this quote from the book is reason enough to run out, buy the book and read it. “Utah was hot nights, t ...more
Rebeccah Adkisson
Sep 21, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Eternal Prey by Nina Bangs was astounding. I have personally enjoyed all three books in the Gods of the Night series, and honestly, book 2 (Eternal Craving) was my absolute favorite, but none of them even come close to the depth in which she dives in Eternal Prey. This book explores life, love and death on completely different and deeper levels. In Eternal Prey we follow the paths of Utah and Lia, two very different predators, as they find themselves, so they can find each other. By the end I ha ...more
Ronda  Tutt
Oct 14, 2010 rated it it was amazing
Recommended to Ronda by: Laurie (Bitten By Paranormal Romance)
Captivating! Exciting! & HOT!

“Hot nights, tangled sheets, and screaming orgasms” is how you can describe these sexy dinosaur beasts. This third book in the series is totally awesome. Utah and Lia are perfectly matched as their inner beast becomes uncontrollable with blood lust as their predators seek out their prey in the hunt for Seven. This action pack story keeps you glued to the book with a fantastic HEA ending.

The romance erotica between Utah and Lia was perfect and was glad Nina took time
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Steph
Dec 31, 2011 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Everyone and their children


I don't know what to say that I haven't said already in my previous reviews on this series. Only, it's somehow managing to get even better. More characters are developed, particularly the dark fey prince (who is... mouth watering) and Fin and his brother. More about the plot (which I love most of all) is revealed, and the questions seemed to have slowed down. Now is all about waiting for the truth to slowly come out in installments, and it was excellent, because in this book we learn MUCH more
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Devi
Sep 26, 2012 rated it liked it
Shelves: vaginal-fantasy
A big step up from the first two. The characters are more fleshed out and many of the more shadowy characters reveal actually interesting back story. Eternal Prey feels like more thought was put into the story telling than in its predecessors, which is a definite plus. Nina Bangs seems to be slowly moving away from the silliness that marked the first book in this series and is beginning to give the reader more to digest with far less laughable dialogue and ridiculous character traits. While I lo ...more
Donna
Nov 11, 2010 rated it it was amazing
I never thought there would come a day that I would think of dinosaurs as sexy. Well, I was wrong. The God of the Night series, written by Nina Bangs, sure changed my mind!

This unique combination of men who become fierce, extremely large, and dangerous predators tempered with a human soul and their courageous female heroines who stand beside them in battle will take you on an intense journey of heartache, triumph, and love.

The third book in this series, Eternal Prey, was as fabulously passionate
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Jess
Jun 25, 2011 rated it liked it
It's been a long time since I've read the previous two books in this series, but as soon as I picked up the book I began to remember all the details. This was another action packed book which kept me in suspense and also had me questioning the mystery behind the eleven. What exactly are they and where did they really come from. I have my suspicions (view spoiler) but I would love to know the answers!!

I looked on Bangs website
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Gail
Dec 15, 2010 rated it really liked it
Hero hates vampires, cause they killed his brother--and pack-mate. (Yes, he is a shapeshifter, no, he's not a werewolf.) He's throwing a fit, because he has to partner up with the still-human daughter of a dead vampire queen. There are bad guys around, trying to destroy the world, and he's supposed to help stop them, but he's upset about his brother. This is a fast-paced, non-stop action, sexy read about totally awesome shapeshifters trying to stop the end of the world. I really enjoyed it. Best ...more
Sam
Jun 19, 2017 rated it really liked it
I really enjoyed it--the first half was a bit hard for me to get through--it seemed like the author was getting a bit tired at this point in the series (mixed up character names and descriptions twice, Chapter 9, page 193: "He [Jude] didn't get a chance to ask anything, because suddenly Seir moved. One second, he was by the door, and in the next instant, he stood between Utah and Seir" and Chapter 10, page 198: "Al's wife wasn't speaking for the rest of them...'Shush, Jenna.' Kelly stabbed her s ...more
Emma Stevens
Jun 19, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I will admit at first glance I didn't think I'd be into this book. Something about raptors and vampires just seemed nuts. I was in the hospital with few options for reading material, so I reluctantly dove in. Around the third chapter I couldn't put it down. There a couple steamy scenes. A few scenes that will have you fussing and wanting to assist in the fight. I'm adding Nina Bang to my list of authors I like. ...more
sara
Jul 13, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Nina Bangs does it again!

So. Good.
Utah was my favorite since book one. And Lia is just badass. And the ending? Swoon.
And I’m not just talking about the HEA. There’s a glorious surprise readers will love. ❤️
Scooper Speaks
Nov 28, 2010 rated it liked it
Favorite Lines: “He grabbed her arm and pulled her close even as she used the hand that wasn’t fumbling for her sword to try to push him away. So close that she was pressed against his chest and stomach. Heat spread from every contact point. She was surprised steam didn’t start rising from their damp clothes.” (p. 17)

Renegade vampires are indiscriminately killing humans and it is up to Utah and Lia to stop them. But behind the renegades loom the diabolical team of immortals determined to kill th
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Kelly
Jan 05, 2011 rated it really liked it
I mentioned in my review of Eternal Craving that I thought the cover didn't capture the vibe of the story. Well, they got it right this time. In fact, I think I kinda love this cover. It feels a lot edgier and more primal, which is definitely what I imagine when I think of dinosaur shifters. The blurring along the edges brings to mind someone who's so intent upon someone or something that everything else falls away. Like I said, this one captures the feel of the book far better than the first tw ...more
Qwill / The Qwillery
Dec 24, 2010 rated it really liked it
My thoughts:

I love the premise of this series based on the Mayan end of world myth. On December 21, 2012 at the Winter Solstice human life on earth will end unless the Gods of the Night (aka the Eleven) can stop Zero and group of nine immortal bad guys. Zero et al. were responsible for the extinction event that wiped out the dinosaurs. Now the Eleven and Fin (their leader) will try to save the day and Earth's humans. The Eleven are now men. They have souls of the dinosaurs that they were at th
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Lynda Tatad
Dec 18, 2011 rated it really liked it
I really like Nina Bangs' take on the 2012 Myan Calendar end-of-times.

Warning: Plot spoilers ahead!


There are 2 Cosmic forces here at war here. The whole dinosaur extinction being caused by a meteor? Decided by "Zero" that it was time to wipe the slate clean and start fresh. So now "Zero" thinks to do the same to humanity in 2012 and have the supernatural creatures take over. He's got 9 powerful beings working with him, and their job is to raise a supernatural army to help bring about the end of
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Lover of Romance
Utah, a creature of the night, is determined to have vengence for his brother, and refuses to let it go until every vampire is gone from the world. Utah is part of the Eleven, and the only ones that stand a chance at saving the world from the evil that surrounds them. Then Utah has to start working with a leader of the vampires...a enticing and beautiful and very mortal woman, Lia. Lia, has never felt love or acceptance from her mother who was a leader of her clan of vampires...but now she is de ...more
Bookmom
Feb 20, 2011 rated it really liked it
This is the third book in the Gods of the Night series where a group of eleven men with the souls and shifting abilities of predator dinosaurs are led by Fin, an immortal with god-like abilities. Their goal is to prevent the destruction of humanity at the end of a cycle on December 21, 2012. His counterpart, tagged with the name Zero, believes it's time to shake things up by wiping out humans and letting the supernaturals take over. To that end, Zero has his own group of immortals recruiting sup ...more
Brandie
Dec 03, 2010 rated it it was amazing
Forget vampires, werewolves, and demons. The Gods of the Night, nicknamed the Eleven are not your ordinary paranormal creatures. They are otherkin; souls of ancient dinosaurs placed in the bodies of humans to help save mankind.

But Utah, one of the Gods of the Night felt trapped. He no longer cared for his mission as one of the Eleven. His energy, his rage is directed to one species…vampires. Determined to avenge his brother’s death, Utah releases his beast, bent on destroying every vampire he cr
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Barbara ★
When the renegade vampires killed his brother Rap, Utah goes on the warpath destroying vampires left and right until he encounters Lia, a human leader of the vampires. He's instantly smitten but...she wants to be a vampire. YUK!

A story based on the Mayan calendar which states the world will end on December 21, 2012. Therefore ten immortal vampires were allowed entry into our realm to destroy the dominant species, in this case, humans! This is the third in the series so Nine and Eight have alread
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Dianne
Jan 19, 2011 rated it really liked it
Eternal Prey is the third book in the “Gods of the Night” series and with it we continue the countdown to the year 12-21-12 where a Mayan prediction calls for the end of the world as we know it. These eleven men with the souls of dinosaurs have been called to being by Fin who is possibly a God, to battle evil and save the world. The only things more deadly than they, are the creatures they are destined to destroy. While this book can be read on its own, I really do suggest that you read the firs ...more
Daniela
Jul 12, 2013 rated it liked it
Wow, what a let down... not so much the book itself, but when looking at the book list it showed only three in the Gods of the Night series, so I thought, maybe it'll all be wrapped up in this book, as we are way past 21-12-12... of course it being fantasy it wouldn't matter too much, but then again, to catch up with eight or nine books to couple up the remaining GONs after the actual fact and tell us how this series ends... too bad, because this series started with a great idea, an interesting ...more
Cindy
Jan 20, 2011 rated it it was amazing
Great read - third book in the THE GODS OF THE NIGHT series.

This one literally starts up where book 2 left us... the action has moved to Portland OR, but Utah is still efficiently thinning the vampire population to avenge is brother's death, and the Eleven are still looking to eliminate the latest entry [Seven] in the doomsday countdown.

Fin assigns Lia [from the previous book, she's the currently-human-but-soon-to-become-vampire leader of the Northeast Vampires] as Utah's partner. She thinks he
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Nancy
Dec 30, 2010 rated it really liked it
Utah was still grieving the loss of his brother, Rap. He had another brother named Tor and they three had always hunted as a pack. Back about 100 million years ago when their kind ruled the earth. It didn't help that he had killed many vampires in retribution. He wanted more!

And that is just what he got in the form of his new driver. Daughter of one of the most powerful vamps of all time, Lia is human. She will be turned someday but not now. She is there to help Utah and the current vampire issu
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♥The Kat's Meow♥
Eternal Prey (Gods of the Night, #3) by Nina Bangs The dino-shifter and Mayan prophecy combo makes for an interesting series. If you’re into sexy shifters who are truly larger than life, read the Gods of the Night series.

While the other books in the series rated from me 4 or 5 stars, this one just missed. When the characters get a little too whiney or a little too caught up in their angst, I get bored. Yes, I get that Utah has a personal vendetta against vampires. Of course Lia is going to become a vampire – it’s her destiny. Of course the
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Angie
Mar 29, 2011 rated it it was amazing
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Kelly Willcoxbrackeen
Great book

As I read more books, I find myself fussy about which books actually deserve higher ratings. A book needs to contain something that makes it so unique it becomes unforgettable. The characters in a high rated book make a person love, hate, or leaves the reader so conflicted they scream at the Kindle, book, or other device for mercy. The characters also spark empathy inside readers or the story becomes an empty shell. This story includes all of the above and more. I loved these stories s
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Missy Jane
Sep 19, 2011 rated it liked it
This was another great story from Nina Bangs, which would've gotten at least 4 stars if the head-hopping wasn't so darn bad. I had to go back quite a few times to figure out which character was talking/thinking what. It bothered me a lot, which also bothered me because I LOVE Nina Bangs. I honestly don't remember this being a problem in her other books, but hopefully it's not a sign of things to come for the rest of the Gods of the Night series. In this book, Utah and Lia learn to tolerate each ...more
Crystal
Dec 31, 2010 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: People over 18
Eternal Prey (Gods of the Night #3)
By Nina Bangs

After Raps death Utah can't stand vampires, he is not expecting to have Lia as his designated driver. Lia is a human that is leader of the Philly vampires, she is determined to become one of them. But things get way out of hand when Utah and Lia start loving each other.

I liked this book, Nina brings so many secrets in each of the books that you just can't wait to find out what really is going on with the Gods of the Night specially Fin. I hope I'm
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Amanda
Jan 21, 2011 added it
You know what I always have enjoy this series but this book came out in 2010 now its 2012 almost 2013 so I've got to wonder if this is it, if so I am very saddened but the romance is is hot he women are loving understanding brave and smart especially in this one the understanding the angle was different on this one than the previous two but still enjoyed the fighting and twists. The characters wanted each other but there wasnt that palpable described sexual tension. Utah is a hot head but sill I ...more
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