Cats rule the universe of Internet videos and much more, as these books prove.
Catification: Designing a Happy and Stylish Home for Your Cat (and You!) (Tarcher Penguin) by Jackson Galaxy, host of My Cat From Hell, and Kate Benjamin, Moderncat blogger, offers plenty of tips, projects and photos to help you tailor your living quarters to feline inhabitants.
Purr Therapy: What Timmy and Marina Taught Me About Life, Love and Loss (Health Communications) by Kathy McCoy is a memoir about how two therapy cats helped a psychotherapist treat her patients — and better understand herself.
67 Reasons Why Cats Are Better Than Dogs (National Geographic Books) by Jack Shepherd, editorial director of Buzzfeed, lays out the photographic evidence, with hilarious captions, for why cats are better at everything from pickup basketball to parenting.
Colette Bancroft, Times book editor