The Observer: Dead of Winter: A Thriller at Ridgefield Farm

Like many Jefferson County locals, I’m a longtime fan of Ridgefield Farm and Orchard. Part if it is my “buy local” eating preference, the other part is the sheer fun of the place. I know that when my kids are adults, they will have fond memories of cutting a Christmas...

Clarion Foreword Book reviews: Dead of Winter

Clarion Foreword Book reviews This atmospheric horror novel offers pleasant chills to readers looking for a good, realistic scare. A. B. Gibson’s The Dead of Winter utilizes vivid settings and intriguing plot developments in the service of an often scary tale. Four...
Shepherd University Picket Book Review

Shepherd University Picket Book Review

By EMILY DANIELS November 15, 2015 (THE PICKET)—Alan Gibson—local author, adjunct professor of both French and Spanish at Shepherd University and owner of Ridgefield Farm and Orchard in Harpers Ferry—added another activity to his repertoire when his first novel, The...