During her holidays in Kenya, Carola meets Samburu warrior Lemalian. Infatuated, she decides to remain with him turning her back on her old life in Switzerland. But her romance becomes a struggle that will push her to her limits
A late bloomer, 15-year-old Flo experiences his sexual awakening, relentlessly targeting his gorgeous classmate Leonie. Flos friends eagerly try to help him out. The only problem may be Leonies boyfriend...
Unwilling to accept her life in 814 A.D., Johanna disguises herself as a man and joins a monastery. Rising through the church ranks, she fears every day she will be discovered. Her struggles come to a climax when she is chosen to become the next Pope.
Pressured into marrying a man twenty years her senior, Effi Briest feels doomed to a life of monotony far from home. But when she begins an affair with her distant husbands former military comrade, she makes a choice that will change her life forever...
Wickie doesnt quite fit in with the other Vikings, being more brain over brawn. When the children of his village are kidnapped, Wickie stows away on his fathers ship to join the rescue mission. Its a good thing toothey just might need his strategies.
Half-brothers Michael and Bruno could not be more different. Michael fears intimacy, while Bruno is consumed by his fantasies. When both find love, only to have their lovers fall ill, they must choose between hard relationships and their former lives.
Two couples, one in luxury and one rising out of modest beginings, both face challenges in their marriages and their status. Ambition, desire, and dissatisfaction create discord and threaten to drive them apart.