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Stellar birthday month for top author Cecelia

Top author Cecelia Ahern (pictured) celebrated her 33rd birthday and instead of being lavished with expensive gifts, hubby David gifted her a banana with a candle in it.

However, the daughter of former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern will have much to celebrate over the next month.

Love, Rosie - the movie adaptation of her novel Where Rainbows End - is set for release on October 22 and her 11th novel, The Year I met You is due to hit shelves on October 11.

Despite Love, Rosie being largely filmed in Ireland, the première is set to take place in London's Leicester Square next Tuesday.

The Malahide beauty insisted that filming take place in Ireland and made her cameo appearance when the cast and crew were shooting scenes in a church in Enniskerry, Co Wicklow.

Cut However, the blonde admitted she's not sure if her face features in the final cut.

The mother-of-two is set to fly over for the occasion and has been given several tickets for her close friends and family.

American actress Lily Collins plays Rosie, opposite heartthrob Sam Clafin.