Some of the most common cited book formats are listed below. For more detailed examples consult the APA Manual, 6th edition.
For an entire book, use the following format:
Author, A. A. (1967). Title of work. Location: Publisher.
NOTE: Be sure to include the state (two-letter postal abbreviation) or country (spelled out) following the city in the citation. You must include this even if the city is well known; this is a new requirement in the 6th edition (see section 6.30).
Solso, R. L. (2003). The psychology of art and the evolution of the conscious brain. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
Booth, W. C., Colomb, G. G., & Williams, J. M. (2003). The craft of research (2nd ed.). Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.
Thorne, K. (2007). Essential creativity in the classroom: Inspiring kids. Retrieved from http://www.netlibrary.com
Book Chapter from Electronic Book
Byrne, A. (2004). What phenomenal consciousness is like. In R.C. Gennaro (Ed.), Higher-order theories of consciousness: An anthology (pp. 203-225). Retrieved from http://www.netlibrary.com
Byrne, A. (2004). What phenomenal consciousness in like. In R.C. Gennaro (Ed.), Higher-order theories of consciousness: An anthology (pp.203-225). Amsterdam, Netherlands: John Benjamins Publishing.
Entry in a Reference Work with No Author
Azimuthal Equidistant Projection. (2003). In Merriam-Webster's collegiate dictionary (11th ed.). Springfield, MA: Merriam-Webster Inc.