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The answer is ... : reflections on my life / Alex Trebek.

Trebek, Alex, 1940- (author.).
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  • 31 of 78 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

38 current holds with 78 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch B TREBEK TRE (Text) 34207002319490 Adult Non-Fiction Biographies Checked out 10/13/2020
Akron Carnegie PL - Akron B TRE (Text) 75253000061960 Adult NEW Non-fiction Available -
Andrews-Dallas PL - Andrews BIOGRAPHY Trebek (Text) 73351000055859 Adult Nonfiction Checked out 10/15/2020
Attica PL - Attica B TREBEK, ALEX (Text) 74231000123721 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 920 TREBEK ALEX (Text) 34706001670860 Non-Fiction 900-999 Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main 92 TRE (Text) 36803001124937 NONFIC Available -
Boswell Grant Twp PL - Boswell 921 TRE (Text) 38144000409229 Nonfiction Available -
Butler PL - Butler 921 TREBEK (Text) 73174005038982 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Clinton PL - Clinton B TREBEK (Text) 36806002113544 NEW ITEMS Checked out 10/12/2020
Coatesville-Clay Twp PL - Coatesville B TREBEK (Text) 78321000030756 Adult Biography Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781982157999
  • ISBN: 1982157992
  • Physical Description: 290 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2020.

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Summary, etc.:
"Longtime Jeopardy! host and television icon Alex Trebek reflects on his life and career"--Dust jacket.
"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. 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. 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. "I want people to know a little more about the person they have been cheering on for the past year," he writes in [this book]. The book combines illuminating personal anecdotes with Trebek's thoughts on a range of topics, including marriage, parenthood, education, success, spirituality, and philanthropy. 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 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" -- publisher's description.
Subject: Trebek, Alex, 1940-
Television personalities > United States > Biography.
Jeopardy! (Television program)
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts.
SELF-HELP / Motivational & Inspirational.
BODY, MIND & SPIRIT / Inspiration & Personal Growth.
Genre: Autobiographies.
Anecdotes.

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