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Pregnant Holly Madison Signs Copies of Her New Playboy Mansion Memoir In L.A.

05/24/2016 at 08:25 AM ET

Holly Madison has only a few months to go in her pregnancy – and she’s not letting it slow her down.

Madison signed copies of her new book The Vegas Diaries at The Grove Barnes & Noble in Los Angeles Monday, showing off her growing baby bump. The star’s second child, a son, is due in August.

The 36-year-old, who also shares 3-year-old daughter Rainbow with her husband, Pasquale Rotella, smiled in a form-fitting maroon dress, which featured ruching around her baby belly.

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Holly Madison on Her Biggest Fear About Having a Son: ‘Circumcision!’

05/20/2016 at 01:15 PM ET

Holly Madison is already a mom to 3-year-old daughter Rainbow Aurora, but when it comes to parenting a little boy, she might need a bit of time to get used to the idea.

Case in point? When asked by PEOPLE Now what makes her most apprehensive about adding a son to her growing family, her answer was immediate.

“Circumcision!” the former star of The Girls Next Door, who is seven months pregnant with her son, says with a laugh. “I tell my husband [Pasquale Rotella], ‘You have to do it! You have to handle that!’ ”

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Holly Madison on What She’ll Tell Rainbow About the Playboy Mansion: ‘I Want Her to Realize There Is a Way to Feel Beautiful Without Exploiting Yourself’

05/17/2016 at 02:45 PM ET

Her daughter Rainbow Aurora is only 3 years old, but Holly Madison can already see the familial similarities.

“She’s very particular about things she likes,” Madison, 36, tells PEOPLE exclusively. “And she gets frustrated easily — I do too!”

When it comes to the future, the former star of The Girls Next Door says she’ll be open with Rainbow about her own past — tough times and all.

“I would love for my daughter to learn from me,” says Madison, whose new book, The Vegas Diaries, is out Tuesday. “I want to share all my experiences, the ups and downs.”

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Baby Boy on the Way for Holly Madison

03/28/2016 at 11:00 PM ET

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Holly Madison is adding a little blue to her rainbow.

The mom-to-be and husband Pasquale Rotella are expecting a baby boy in August, their rep confirms to PEOPLE.

The former Girls Next Door star — already mom to 3-year-old daughter Rainbow Aurora — exclusively confirmed to PEOPLE in January that she is pregnant with the couple’s second child.

“I’m so excited,” the author of Down the Rabbit Hole said. “This time I know what to expect a little bit more. [That] makes it even more enjoyable.”

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Holly Madison Expecting Second Child

01/22/2016 at 04:45 PM ET

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Rainbow Aurora is getting a brother or sister!

Holly Madison, mom to 2½-year-old daughter Rainbow, is three months pregnant with her second child, she confirms to PEOPLE exclusively.

“I’m so excited,” says the author of Down the Rabbit Hole, 36. “This time I know what to expect a little bit more. [That] makes it even more enjoyable!”

The former Girls Next Door star, married to Pasquale Rotella, doesn’t yet know the sex of her baby on the way, but says, “I’m kind of feeling the boy vibe. We’ll see how psychic I am!”

And big sister Rainbow is getting in on the excitement. “She was the first person my husband and I told,” says Madison, who is due in August.

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Holly Madison Doesn’t Want Her Daughter to Be a Playboy Bunny: I’ve Raised Her to Know ‘She Has Value’

10/07/2015 at 01:30 PM ET

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Every parent wants their child to follow in their footsteps, but Holly Madison is hoping that 2½-year-old daughter Rainbow Aurora‘s future path steers clear of the Playboy Mansion.

“When she is an adult, she will be able to do what she wants, but from day one I’ve tried to raise her to know she has value, her body parts have value, and she doesn’t have to do something cheap or tawdry to get attention,” Madison told Yahoo! Parenting.

“If she wanted to [be a Bunny] — and God forbid she did — I would tell her my whole experience with it and I’d be honest that it wasn’t what I thought it would be.”

In fact, Madison reveals, one of the reasons she wrote Down the Rabbit Hole, her tell-all book about her time as Hugh Hefner‘s number one girlfriend, was to make sure that Rainbow knew the whole story about her mother’s time in the mansion.

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Holly Madison: I Want More Kids – ‘Hopefully Soon’

06/11/2015 at 03:15 PM ET

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In her upcoming memoir Down the Rabbit Hole: Curious Adventures and Cautionary Tales of a former Playboy Bunny, Holly Madison recalls what it was like living as one of Hugh Hefner‘s girlfriends — and why her time spent in the mansion ultimately led her to contemplating suicide.

With her darkest days behind her, Madison, 35, is happily married to husband Pasquale Rotella and she tells PEOPLE exclusively that their 2-year-old daughter, Rainbow Aurora, won’t be their last.

The former Playboy bunny hopes to expand her family “hopefully soon,” she tells PEOPLE, though her busy schedule keeps her fairly well occupied for the time being as she tours to promote Down the Rabbit Hole, out June 29.

She adds, “Hopefully after the book tour.”

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