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Land, Stephanie

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Maid by Stephanie Land is a memoir that tells the story of Stephanie's struggles as a single mother living in poverty. The narrative focuses on the first few years of her daughter Mia's life, when Stephanie worked as a cleaner, struggling to make ends meet and desperately trying to improve their future circumstances. Maid explores themes of motherhood, home, power, poverty and class systems, and life on government assistance.