C&R signs Italian

<p>Constable &amp; Robinson has signed a two book deal with Italian thriller writer Giorgio Faletti. </p><p>C&amp;R editor Andreas Campomar acquired world English-language rights from Fabio James Petani at Italian publisher Baldini Castoldi Dalai editore for a five-figure sum. </p><p>The first title, I Kill, will be published in June 2010, with the second book I am God scheduled for UK publication in 2011. </p><p>Campomar said: &ldquo;Faletti is a phenomenon on the continent, where he sells in the millions. I am thrilled to be publishing what is a major talent for the English-speaking market for the first time.&rdquo;</p>