How to Cite a Book in APA
Book – A written work or composition that has been published – typically printed on pages bound together.
Citing a book in print
Note: Capitalize the first letter of the first word of the title and any subtitles (the first word that follows a colon), as well as the first letter of any proper nouns. See our APA Citation Basics guide or the APA Publication Manual for more information.
Citing an e-book from an e-reader
E-book: Written work or composition that has been digitized and is readable through computers or e-readers (Kindles, iPads,nooks etc.).
Citing a book found in a database
Note: Some ebooks may be available online through your library’s databases or catalogs.