The Answer Is . . .: Reflections on My Life von Alex Trebek. The book combines illuminating personal anecdotes with Trebek’s thoughts on a range of topics

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Longtime Jeopardy! host and television icon Alex Trebek reflects on his life and career:

The Answer Is . . .:
Reflections on My Life
von Alex Trebek

Gebundene Ausgabe: 304 Seiten
Verlag: Simon & Schuster
(21. Juli 2020)
Sprache: Englisch
ISBN-13: 978-1982157999
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Buchzitat: Since debuting as the host of Jeopardy! in 1984, Alex Trebek has been something like a family member to millions of television viewers, bringing entertainment and education into their homes five nights a week.

The Answer Is . . .:
Reflections on My Life von Alex Trebek

Last year, he made the stunning announcement that he had been diagnosed with stage four pancreatic cancer. What followed was an incredible outpouring of love and kindness. Social media was flooded with messages of support, and the Jeopardy! studio received boxes of cards and letters offering guidance, encouragement, and prayers.

The Answer Is . . .:
Reflections on My Life von Alex Trebek

For over three decades, Trebek had resisted countless appeals to write a book about his life. Yet he was moved so much by all the goodwill, he felt compelled to finally share his story.

The Answer Is . . .:
Reflections on My Life von Alex Trebek

“I want people to know a little more about the person they have been cheering on for the past year,” he writes in The Answer Is…: Reflections on My Life.

The Answer Is . . .:
Reflections on My Life von Alex Trebek

The book combines illuminating personal anecdotes with Trebek’s thoughts on a range of topics, including marriage, parenthood, education, success, spirituality, and philanthropy.

The Answer Is . . .:
Reflections on My Life von Alex Trebek

Trebek also addresses the questions he gets asked most often by Jeopardy! fans, such as what prompted him to shave his signature mustache, his insights on legendary players like Ken Jennings and James Holzhauer, and his opinion of Will Ferrell’s Saturday Night Live impersonation.

The Answer Is . . .:
Reflections on My Life von Alex Trebek

The book uses a novel structure inspired by Jeopardy!, with each chapter title in the form of a question, and features dozens of never-before-seen photos that candidly capture Trebek over the years.

The Answer Is . . .:
Reflections on My Life von Alex Trebek

This wise, charming, and inspiring book is further evidence why Trebek has long been considered one of the most beloved and respected figures in entertainment.

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The Answer Is . . .:
Reflections on My Life von Alex Trebek