This novel was originally published as:
Lounsbury, L. (2014). Afterworld. Sydney: Allen and Unwin.
The idea of a historical, global religious consciousness has been previously been explored in young adult dystopic literature and the marketplace existed for teen fiction to explore the historical belief systems of the ancient world whilst still exploring the more widely acknowledged popular themes of social and political agency.
Lounsbury, Lynnette, "Afterworld" (2014). Arts Creative Works. 4.