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How do I reference a book review in APA style?

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Please see below for a generic example of a book review published in a scholarly journal:

Lastname of review author, A. (Year, Month day). Title of review [Review of the book Book title, by A. Author & B. Author]. Title of Journal, volume#(issue#), pg#. doi:xxxxxxx

In-text citation: (Lastname of review author, year, p. X)

For more information and examples, please visit "How Do You Reference a Book Review?" from the APA Style Blog or refer to page 208, section 7.06 ("Reviews and peer commentary") in the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association

References

American Psychological Association. (n.d.). How do you reference a book review? Retrieved from http://www.apastyle.org/learn/faqs/reference-book-review.aspx

American Psychological Association. (2010). Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.). Washington, DC: Author. 

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