New science fiction book set in future where Clinton won
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A new book by American-Canadian science fiction novelist William Gibson is set in alternate future where Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonBiden slams Trump over golf gif hitting Clinton Overnight Cybersecurity: Equifax hit by earlier hack | What to know about Kaspersky controversy | Officials review EU-US privacy pact Overnight Tech: Equifax hit by earlier undisclosed hack | Facebook takes heat over Russian ads | Alt-right Twitter rival may lose domain MORE won the 2016 election.

In an interview this week with The New York Times, Gibson explained that he was working on the book before the election results came in and decided to keep the plot set in a future where Clinton had won.

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The book, titled "Agency," is set to come out in 2018 and follows two timelines: one set in present day with Clinton as president and another in London, 200 years in the future.

The story follows individuals in the future — after 80 percent of the human population has been killed — who try to communicate with those in 2017 in an attempt to change history.

Gibson is known for his debut 1984 novel "Neuromancer," in which he coined the term "cyberspace" years before the internet.