James is a young boy who is thought to be Rowan's brother in the 13 Treasures, but it is revealed that he was actually his cousin in the 13 Curses. He was kidnapped into the changeling trade by a fairy at the orphanage he stayed in with Rowan after his parents died in a car crash. He then raised in the fairy realm. He was a birthmark that Rowan uses to identify him in the 13 Curses, however he was too young and had no memory of her. He is still in the fairy realm with the fairy tale story book Rowan gave him after she thought him was happier in the fairy realm.