John Crace is a staff feature writer for the Guardian and author of many books. He writes the literary pastiche Digested Read for G2 and is the Parliamentary sketch writer for the Guardian. He has also written several books, including Vertigo: One Football Fan’s Fear of Success and soon-to-be-released Harry’s Games: Inside the Mind of Harry Redknapp. A committed Spurs supporter, he lives in south-west London but travels to N17 for every home game. His most recent book is I Never Promised You a Rose Garden: A Short Guide to Modern Politics, the Coalition and the General Election.