Literary Agency

Visit our Projects page for an overview of the most recent projects from our authors, covering a wide range of genres from literary fiction to history, from thrillers to art...



The Marianne Schönbach Literary Agency respresents authors covering a wide range of genres: from children's books, literary fiction, history, politics and current affairs to mindfulness, cookbooks, thrillers, self help, women's fiction, popular psychology and popular science. Many of our authors have been sold to various territories worldwide.


Marianne Schönbach Literary Agency is one of the most established and internationally well known literary agencies in the Dutch and Flemish language areas. We represent translation rights for a diverse range of clients from European countries, the US, Canada, Australia, Israel, Turkey and China.

Rights guides

For the Bologna, Frankfurt & London Book Fairs

Our most recent rights guides for the Bologna Book Fair, the London Book Fair and the Frankfurt Book Fair.


For the representation of our Dutch authors we work with several co-agents around the world. For territories not stated below, please contact us via for further information.