mundt agency is a rights agency representing international children’s book publishers. Handling translation rights, e-book rights, audio rights and co-editions.

The portfolio includes board books, picture books, children’s and young adult fiction and non-fiction.


Important Information for Authors and Illustrators

mundt agency is a rights & licensing agency selling rights on behalf of publishers only. It’s neither a publishing house nor a literary agency, so please do not send any sample illustrations, manuscripts or rights catalogues with the intention of selling rights to us, as we are unable to consider any material.

Thank you for your understanding.

Contact us

mundt agency

Kolhagenstr. 38

40593 Düsseldorf


Phone: +49 211 390 52 39

Fax: +49 211 47 45 44 33

e-mail: info[at]

TOWN BEAR wins the Children’s Book Prize NRW

Katja Gehrmann’s Town Bear has been announced as the winner of this year’s Children’s Book Prize NRW, which is awarded to books which arouse a fondness of reading in the youngest readers and thus contribute to cultural education and learning.  

The Zebra Under the Bed selected by Goethe Institut

Markus Orths’ The Zebra Under the Bed is now featured in the Goethe Institut’s reader “Books First”, recommending 15 titles for which a grant for translation into English is guaranteed. The reader includes an excellent English sample translation of the book:    

Susanne Straßer wins the Prix P’tits Mômes

The French edition of Susanne Straßer’s So Tired and Wide Awake (Un sommeil agité, published by Éditions Tourbillon) has won this year’s Prix P’tits Mômes! Congratulations Susanne Straßer!  

Fantastic Review of LA VISITE

Those of you reading French may enjoy this fantastic review of the French edition of Antje Damm’s THE VISITOR: Un tourbillon dans une maison endormie