It's pretty hot outside, so if you're in need of some indoor activities, check out 101 Ways to Amaze and Entertain: Amazing Magic & Hilarious Jokes to Try on Your Friends and Family by Peter Gross. There are chapters on card tricks, hand tricks, dice tricks and practical jokes. You'll find jokes throughout the book, too, like this one:
Q: Why does a flamingo stand on one leg?
A: Because if he lifted the other leg, he would fall down.
So, you'll not only be a magician but a comedian as well!
This book would also count for the Summer Reading, so check it out and add it to your Reading Log!