Set in part against the dangerous glory of Madison Avenue advertising in the 1950’s and ‘60s, in The Lost Chapters Lisa Anderson tells how she finally learned what led to her father’s unexpected death in Tokyo in 1974. The discovery of an unfinished novel that survived a house fire compels the author to look into the past to find out why an extraordinary man would self-destruct at the height of his advertising career. Why did things go so terribly wrong? The Lost Chapters explores class, love, cultural taboos, and the legacy of addiction. You will find hope for your own journey in this story about hers.