Sofie’s new job gets off to a rocky start when Max catches her doing something inappropriate at work, inadvertently starting a game of challenges.
Max’s first challenge to Sofie entails Friedrich and Denise’s predicament over a poorly written manuscript about director Ingmar Bergman.
An inaccurate book-to-film adaptation sends Friedrich into a tailspin. The challenges, and the flirting, between Max and Sofie intensify.
Ronny and Sofie break important news to the team. Max dives into his quest to secure permanent employment at the publishing house.
One of Max and Sofie’s challenges jeopardises an important presentation at a book fair and takes their relationship to the next level.
The team lands in hot water after the disastrous events at the book fair. A guilt-ridden Sofie starts ignoring Max, so he shows up at her house.
Sofie’s marriage takes a left turn. Max visits his family to fulfill a very personal challenge. A soul-searching Friedrich takes ayahuasca.
A possible move to London causes Sofie to vent to Max. Meanwhile, the publishing house is hanging by a thread. Is this the end, or a new beginning?