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Pippa Middleton debuts as author with party book

Pippa Middleton, sister of the Duchess of Cambridge, arrives for the premiere of the film "Shadow Dancer" on Aug. 13, 2012, in London. Getty

(CBS/AP) Pippa Middleton is now an author.

The 28-year-old younger sister to Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, is publishing her first book: a guide to home entertaining.

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Middleton says that "Celebrate: A Year of British Festivities for Families and Friends" is a "feel-good book" based on her experience in her family's party business and work in an events company.

The book contains practical tips on how to host British-themed parties, including recipes, crafts and games.

Penguin, the book's publisher, said Thursday the book will come out in late October.

Pippa Middleton became a celebrity in Britain after her turn as bridesmaid during Prince William's wedding to her sister in April last year.

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