[cnn-photo-caption image= http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnn/2009/images/07/25/art.palinbye0725.cnn.jpg caption="Palin will visit the Army base in early December."]WASHINGTON (CNN) - Sarah Palin will travel to the Fort Hood Army post in early December as part of her national book tour, Palin's publisher confirmed to CNN Friday.
The December 4 visit will come roughly one month after a mass shooting on the base that left 13 people dead and 38 wounded.
The stop, which had not been previously announced, is scheduled for the same day Palin signs books at a store in in the Dallas area.
The former Alaska governor is also making an appearance at Fort Bragg in North Carolina during her tour.
The visit was first reported by the Wall Street Journal.