It is by no means the last word on 2016, but Allen and Parnes must be regarded as early front-runners in the race to make sense of it all. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a campaign rally in Raleigh, N.C., on Nov. So how did she lose? Gerry Broome/AP
Ever since election night last November, millions in America and around the world have wondered what happened to Hillary Clinton, who was widely expected to become the first female president of the United States. In fact, nearly everyone in the business of politics thought she would win, including many of Trump’s own people. Providing that answer is the mission accepted by Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes in Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton’s Doomed Campaign. 8, 2016.