Q&A with UNC graduate, author Renée Ahdieh

Renée Ahdieh is a UNC graduate and the author of "The Wrath and the Dawn," a New York Times Bestseller. Her sequel, "The Rose & The Dagger" comes out May 3. Staff writer Emily Perry spoke with Ahdieh via email about her first book, her success and her time at Chapel Hill.  

How are you celebrating National Beer Day?

Today is National Beer Day, but most people didn’t even know this wonderful day existed. Among those in the dark are Chapel Hill favorites, like Top of the Hill, He’s Not Here, Carolina Brewery and Linda’s. Most bars around town say they have no events or drink specials planned because they didn’t know about National Beer Day.