Maverick Cats: Encounters with Feral Cats

Ellen Perry Berkeley, 159 pp.

A comprehensive volume on the domestic cat gone wild, with unforgettable portraits of the feral cats who have come out of the woods near Ms. Berkeley’s home. In this award-winning classic, now updated and expanded, learn about these animals that were once labeled as “varmints” but are now deemed worthy of serious study and humane treatment.