Deadline for Samuel Pepys Award looms

<p>Entries for biennial prize the Samuel Pepys Award 2009 must be received by Friday 26th June.<br /><br />The award is presented to the book that makes the greatest contribution to the understanding of Samuel Pepys, his times or his contemporaries. A prize of &pound;2,000 and a specially cast medal will be awarded to the winner.<br /><br />Books must be published between 1st September 2007 and 30th June 2009. Submissions can be either fiction or non-fiction, but must have been written in English.</p>