Dingli Stevens has a master degree in Television Engineering and PhD in Film Study. She lectures in Communication University of China (CUC), Beijing. Together with her husband and two daughters, Ding lives in Singapore. She organises monthly children’s books reading programme FREL (Fun to Read, Easy to Learn) in Singapore, which encourages children to read more books and to improve their story-telling. Besides these, Ding also writes a weekly online column called “Kidsbookparty” to share the stories about reading and education.