Rocks made the New York Times bestseller list

THIS WEEK LAST WEEK HARDCOVER NONFICTION WEEKS ON LIST
8 ROCKS, by Joe Perry with David Ritz. (Simon & Schuster.) A memoir by the Aerosmith guitarist and songwriter. 1

 

THIS WEEK LAST WEEK HARDCOVER NONFICTION WEEKS
ON LIST
1 1 KILLING PATTON, by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. (Holt.) The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the death of Gen. George S. Patton in December 1945. 3
2 2 NOT THAT KIND OF GIRL, by Lena Dunham. (Random House.) A collection of revealing and often humorous personal essays from the creator and star of “Girls.” 2
3 BEING MORTAL, by Atul Gawande. (Metropolitan/ Holt.) The surgeon and New Yorker writer considers how doctors fail patients at the end of life, and how they can do better. 1
4 THE INNOVATORS, by Walter Isaacson. (Simon & Schuster.) Studies of the people who created computers and the Internet, beginning in the 1840s. 1
5 STOP THE COMING CIVIL WAR, by Michael Savage. (Center Street.) The radio host urges true patriots to save the country from the machinations of the left. (†) 1
6 WORTHY FIGHTS, by Leon Panetta. (Penguin Press.) The writer’s experience in the Obama administration as director of the C.I.A. and secretary of defense. 1
7 3 WHAT IF?, by Randall Munroe. (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.) Scientific (but often humorous) answers to hypothetical questions, based in part on the author’s website, xkcd.com. 6
8     ROCKS, by Joe Perry with David Ritz. (Simon & Schuster.) A memoir by the Aerosmith guitarist and songwriter. 1
9 7 JESUS ON TRIAL, by David Limbaugh. (Regnery.) The lawyer and political commentator uses his legal training to evaluate, and affirm, the truthfulness of the Bible. 4
10 * 6 13 HOURS, by Mitchell Zuckoff with members of the Annex Security Team. (Twelve.) Six C.I.A. contract employees discuss their experience during the attack on the State Department compound in Benghazi, Libya, in 2012. 5