(7 weeks on list)
An account, based on interviews, of the experience of the 33 Chilean miners who were trapped underground for 69 days in 2010 and, incredibly, rescued.
9 - Not That Kind of Girl - Lena Dunham
(18 weeks on list)
8 - Ghettoside - Jill Leovy
The investigation of a young black man's murder in 2007 raises questions about race and the criminal justice system.
7 - What If? - Randall Munroe
(22 weeks on list)
6 - The Reaper - Nichols Irving with Gary Brozek
A memoir by a deadly special operations sniper deployed to Afghanistan.
5 - Killing Patton - Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
(19 weeks on list)
4 - God, Guns, Grits and Gravy - Mike Huckabee
(2 weeks on list0
The former Arkansas governor offers his take on our fractious American culture.
3 - Yes Please - Amy Poehler
(14 weeks on list)
2 - Pioneer Girl - Laura Ingalls Wilder
The writer's autobiography, the source of her Little House on the Prairie books, completed in 1930 and never published is annotated by a biographer.
1 - Being Mortal - Atul Gawande
(17 weeks on list) (3 consecutive weeks at #1)
The surgeon and New Yorker writer considers how doctors fail patients at the end of life, and offers suggestions for how they can do better.