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Foreign rights

Founded in 1907, Grasset is one of France's leading publishers of quality fiction, non-fiction, and children’s literature. 
Grasset has a backlist of over 3000 titles (featuring books by Blaise Cendrars, Jean Cocteau, Joseph Delteil, Jean Giono, André Malraux François Mauriac,  André Maurois, Henry de Montherlant, Paul Morand, Raymond Radiguet, Charles-Ferdinand Ramuz, Drieu la Rochelle) and publishes approximately 170 new titles a year. Grasset is also renowned for publishing contemporary French authors who have won extraordinary acclaim over the years, including Frédéric Beigbeder, Laurent Binet, Pascal Bruckner, Sorj Chalandon, Annick Cojean, Laetitia Colombani, Virginie Despentes, Gaël Faye, Olivier Guez, Dany Laferrière, Bernard-Henri Levy, Marceline Loridan-Ivens, Amin Maalouf, Léonora Miano, Michel Onfray, Pascal Quignard, Cédric Villani, among others.



We are keen to see our titles translated into foreign languages and welcome requests from publishers.

If you are interested in considering any of our books for translation, please do not hesitate to send us translation queries.


Editions Grasset & Fasquelle

Foreign Rights

61, rue des Saints-Pères

75006 Paris


Telephone: 0033 (0) 1 44 39 22 00



Rights Director - Ms Heidi Warneke
Foreign Rights Manager - Ms Gabriela Panaget
Foreign Rights Manager - Mr Christiaan van Raaijen
Rights Assistant – Ms Anna Nikitina

We each look after a number of territories with shared responsibility for some and individual responsibility for others.  This divides as follows:

For the following territories : Australia, Canada, Germany, Italy, Latin America, Spain, UK and USA, please contact Heidi Warneke - Email:

For the following territories: Arab speaking countries, Armenia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Estonia, Georgia, Greece, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Israel, Japan, Korea, Latvia, Lithuania, Portugal, Thailand and Vietnam, please contact Gabriela Panaget – Email :

For the following territories : Russia, Ukraine, please contact Anna Nikitina - Email

For the following territories : Albania, Bosnia, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Taiwan and Turkey, please contact Christiaan van Raaijen - Email: 

For administrative issues

Anna Nikitina - Email:


For all rights enquiries regarding Grasset Jeunesse, please contact: Valeria Vanguelov or Christian Voges.



Translation subsidies (CNL)

In order to promote the publication of quality French books abroad, translation subsidies are available from the Centre National du Livre.

More information

Persmission requests

All permission requests must be submitted by email to Anna Nikitina using the request form.