Re: Tour question...
I hope you're coming to the Baltimore/D.C. area, or at least York, PA ... somewhere driveable...
I concur, Maryland or Pennsylvania would be a great place for you to visit.
You, know Maryland is the home for a lot of authors. . . [hint, hint] Tom Clancy, James Luceno, Nancy Kress, and Nora Roberts all call MD home, just to name a few.
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