Currently Being ModeratedNov 17, 2012 8:52 AM (in response to CavinG)
No, iPhoto on your iPad is a completely different application from iPhoto on a mac. It offers some basic functionality to organize, edit, and share your photos. You can print them, but not order a book. You'll get a pretty good idea what is posiible in iPhoto on IOS devices, by looking at this help text:
Currently Being ModeratedNov 17, 2012 11:02 AM (in response to CavinG)
The primary purpose of iPhoto for iOS is to edit photos and share them on social media sites. There is no book printing function. This must be done on your computer.