James thought he was normal, average or ordinary and was born to a normal, average and ordinary family until at age 8 he started to hear people's thoughts and knew what the teacher wanted before she even asked. The neighbor dog that used to bark at him started speaking to him and he could understand.
Then at age 12 he was invited to a specialized summer camp, Campus Gaea, where he would learn how to use his extraordinary skills as a Titan. But when he arrived at camp he was classified as CONCORDANT, or a Titan will ALL the 7 Titan Skills. His job was to learn how to be CONCORDANT and to learn how to Live an Extraordinary Life!