How do I reference a Google Book in APA (7th ed.) style?

Answer

The conventions for referencing a book from Google Books is the same as a standard eBook. 

Reference list:

Author, A. A. (Year). Title of book. Publisher. http://xxxxx

OR

Author, A. A. (Year). Title of book. Publisher. doi:xxxxx
 

In-text citation:

Author (year) 
or
(Author, year).

For example:

Creswell, J. W., & Creswell, J. D. (2018). Research design: Qualitative, quantitative and mixed methods approaches (5th ed.). Sage. https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=335ZDwAAQBAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=creswell+qualitative+research+2018&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjP-cyMzrLlAhVTlFwKHfsRB3UQ6AEIPjAD#v=onepage&q=creswell%20qualitative%20research%202018&f=false

In-Text:

Creswell and Creswell (2018)
or
(Creswell & Creswell, 2018).

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