Yellow Mangoes is an exciting reader that is full of fascination and humour. The characters involved are amusing and true to life. Fraser, John, and Dan in search of adventure get caught up in their own mischief, when they decide to steal mangoes from their neighbor’s shamba. Fear of punishment and peer pressure make the three boys spend a night in the bush. They run into a series of painful physical and mental experiences, at the end of which they learn their lesson.