Time to Talk about Books: Hitman’s Guide to Housekeeping by Hallgrimur Helgason

Hitman's Guide to Housekeeping

Hitman’s Guide to Housekeeping

This novel was published in 2008 and is set in Iceland. It’s the story of a hitman who has to go into hiding after one of his jobs went wrong.
The Plot:

Tomo is a hitman. He likes his job and he is really good at it. But the last man he killed turns out to be a an FBI-agent. He has to vanish for some time. When he is at the airport ready to go back home to eastern Europe (with a fake-identity of course) he gets nervous and walks into the toilet. There he kills a man, takes his clothes and his ticket and boards a plane to Iceland. It turns out the man he killed was a televangelist who travels north to appear in a TV show. In order not to stand out he tries to play the part.

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