The ultimate compliment

“Hy’s voice is as distinctive as Holden Caulfield’s. He may be only human, but he’s also a true hero. What a great cast.” 5 stars -Lisa, Goodreads


IR Approved: 4+ stars “A unique and endearing teen protagonist drives (this) feel-good coming-of-age novel…readers will cherish their own relationship with Hy…”

Amazon adjectives

“stellar… moving… enthralling… heart-wrenching… relatable… favorite… indelible… thrilling… beautiful… poignant… remarkable… must-read…” -Amazon reviews My adjective is grateful.

Reader Views

“Not My Fault” by SB Frasca caught me off guard; I didn’t expect to be so profoundly impacted by a novel geared towards a younger audience. The common themes of a young adult book, such as coming-of-age, friendship, and identity, were sprinkled throughout. Still, more than that, I was impressed by how the author illustrated […]

Readers’ Favorite

“Not My Fault is a great selection for young adults and teens who may need encouragement after they’ve been oppressed or for experienced readers who enjoy all-inclusive young adult selections.” -Readers’ Favorite 5 Stars

BlueInk Review

“An empathetic, heartwarming underdog story that should appeal to a variety of teen readers. Hy’s relationships, in all their tenderness and awkwardness, are beautifully drawn.” –BlueInk Review


“This novel is a masterpiece… for anyone who ever wanted to scream ‘not my fault’ at the world.” (five stars) -R. Goodreads “Really great coming of age story! I highly recommend this to any teen in your life, especially the ones that feel like they don’t belong.” (four stars) R.R. BookSirens/Goodreads

BookLife Review

“Urgent, touching YA novel about finding one’s voice through art… Frasca brings readers into the life of a young creative with Not My Fault, her electric and rousing literary debut.”-BookLife Reviews