The Jeopardy! Book: The Answers, the Questions, the Facts, and the Stories of the Greatest Game Show in History
The Jeopardy Book The Answers the Questions the Facts and the Stories of the Greatest Game Show in History Author:Peter Barsocchini, Alex Trebek Are you smart enough? About to celebrate it's twentieth anniversary on the air, Jeopardy! is the most exciting game on television. Filled with the best and the toughest quizzes ever written, The Jeopardy! Book also takes you behind the scenes to see what the show's really like. Written by Alex Trebek, with an introduction by the show'... more »;s creator, Merv Griffin, The Jeopardy! Book tells: *How the show was created. *What a day in the life of Jeopardy! is like. *How the board works. *How the categories and questions are created. *What a contestant eligibility quiz is like. *Startling revelations about Alex's cap collection. Filled with pictures from the show's entire history, stories of the show's biggest winners, and wonderful anecdotes from Alex & Merv on their experiences, The Jeopardy! Book is for anyone who's smart enough to enjoy television's greatest moment - Jeopardy!« less
This a fun book with a forward by Merv Griffin who tells how he started the game show. Alex Trebeck tells everything you've wanted to know about how the show works and some of the people who have appeared on it. Also includes Jeopardy questions.
While you won't find any information about Ken Jennings here (this book was written before his Jeopardy appearance) that doesn't diminish the enjoyment in finding out how the show is run, how contestants are selected, what taping day is like, and much more information. Included are lots of Jeopardy questions and answers if you want to host your own little show in your living room! And the sheet music to the theme for those with musical abilities! A fun and quick read.