Born and raised in Stockport, J.D. Welch has always loved reading, puzzles and music. After graduating in Chemistry from Oxford, she had a variety of management roles before becoming a sales and marketing director.
Since having children, she has focused on caring for her family, writing, coding and continuing to recommend great reads.
In her book The Darwin Code J.D. Welch uses her love of science and puzzles to help her characters try to solve two mysteries whilst also delivering an interesting and understandable insight into human genetics
Ben's mother has been kidnapped and the adults don't believe it. They think she's just missing and her employers and the police don't really want to know. The meeting she attended, after all, never took place. But the message she sent Ben tells a different story.
To find his mum Ben must follow a perilous trail and solve a series of difficult clues, whilst evading being captured by the kidnappers.