Gate 17

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Gate 17 takes its name from the Gate 17 turnstile entrance at Stamford Bridge, the home of Chelsea Football Club. The business, established in 2004, has thus far published works by Mark Worrall, Kelvin Barker, David Johnstone and Walter Otton. Gate 17 titles include 'Over Land and Sea', 'One Man Went to Mow', 'Chelsea here Chelsea there', 'The Red Hand Gang' and 'Celery! representing Chelsea in the 1980s'

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Making History, Not Reliving It
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 169,750. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Making History, Not Reliving It recounts the first decade of Roman's rule in London mirrored against a backdrop of an ever-changing, social-media-driven, angst and envy-ridden world where the revolving door of change seems to spin as fast as that of the manager's at Stamford Bridge. Season-by-season detail is entertainingly supplemented with news and entertainment bulletins.
Shorts
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,150. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Walter has accumulated twelve of his short stories which run in chronological order from the year 2000 through to 2012. We are invited to stand in the packed pre match boozers sinking drinks before the football to hear Otton unleash raw, emotional rhetoric that has tormented him over these years as he struggles digesting the purpose of life and the existence of a loving Creator.
Making History, Chelsea Uncut
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 157,130. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Making History, Chelsea Uncut is the original version of the manuscript drafted by Mark Worrall and Kelvin Barker which evolved into Making History, Not Reliving It – A Decade of Roman’s Rule at Chelsea. This version is both un-edited and uncensored and contains additional and original material that did not make the published printed version of the book.
Chelsea Chronicles Volume Three
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Series: Chelsea Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,110. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
With Carlo Ancelotti the latest manager to exit Stamford Bridge unceremoniously, the stage is set fair for the arrival of young pretender Andre Villas-Boas. It’s a disaster waiting to happen, but as is often the case, glorious unpredictability looms large and this latest series of Chelsea Chronicles details, from a fans perspective, the visceral highs and lows as the managerial pendulum swings.
The Wrong Outfit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 143,850. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The Wrong Outfit is a powerful novel about a boy called Adam Nedman, who grows up through the 1970s and 80s and is greatly affected by both football and Punk Rock. Perhaps Adam was just in the wrong place at the wrong time? From home life to football terrace. Through school days to punk chaos. Perhaps there had never been any doubt? Adam was in the wrong outfit.
#Roe2Ro
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,240. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
If you take fifty one donors and add a ferry, three cars, a van full of donations then mix in fifteen lads, you end up with #Roe2Ro. It is the drive from Roehampton, South London to Soard, rural Romania. It was the authors destiny. Here is his journey. As it happened.
Chelsea Chronicles Volume Two
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Series: Chelsea Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,700. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Chelsea Chronicles volume two is the second in the series of ‘best of’ anthologies by Blues author Mark Worrall and comprises of articles written specifically for the legendary cfcuk fanzine. Spanning the reign of former manager Carlo Ancelotti, Chelsea Chronicles volume two provides a supporter's insight into the usual glorious unpredictably as Carlo delivers the Double then gets sacked!
Chelsea Chronicles volume one
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Series: Chelsea Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,650. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
An anthology based on the Mark's writings for CFCnet and the legendary cfcuk fanzine, Chelsea Chronicles volume one captures in heartfelt, humorous, diary format prose a period in Blues history when many fans couldn't quite believe what was going on at Stamford Bridge.
One Man Went to Mow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,230. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Picking up where the bestselling 'Over Land and Sea' left off, we join Marco in July 2006 as he sets off on another True Blue odyssey. From Sofia to Barcelona, Bremen to Porto, Valencia to Liverpool and Stamford Bridge to Wembley, 'One Man Went To Mow', is a uniquely entertaining, vibrant and fascinating fly on the wall travelogue of one fans near religious quest for footballing redemption.
Celery! Representing Chelsea in the 1980s
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 213,910. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Celery! Representing Chelsea in the 1980s is a definitive period piece of True Blue writing which captures in amazing detail the trials and tribulations, the laughter and the tears, and the joy and pain of both watching and playing for Chelsea Football Club during a truly remarkable decade in the club's history.
Blue Murder Chelsea Till I Die
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 111,730. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
money, sex, drugs, rock and roll and chelsea fc, johnny nipper is deeply preoccupied with them all. for thirty years he’s had it all his own way, double crossing and dealing his way through life without a care in the world until the day he gets it all wrong. based on a true story, blue murder stylishly explores the morality of greed, revenge and violence.
Chelsea here Chelsea there
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 91,620. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
a flawless time capsule for fans seeking a trip down memory lane or those on the lookout for enlightenment in the ways of the old school, chelsea here chelsea there presents a compelling assemblage of fascinating player interviews, rare and previously unseen photographs and the anecdotal recollections of a broad cross section of blues fans present on that special day at highbury back in 1984.
Over Land and Sea
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,240. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Over Land and Sea is a wickedly entertaining chronicle of Chelsea FC's dramatic attempt to win the European Champions League during what turned out to be one of the most tumultuous periods in the club's history, the season Roman Abramovich bought the football club.
The Red Hand Gang
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,580. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Gate 17. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
passion, corruption, determination, devastation. the red hand is the colour of justice. this anti-nestle foot soldier of faith will never eat shredded what.


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