It was a sci-fi and horror novella (the book contained 3 stories in total). The protagonist was a young kid with asthma. His parents were scientists and had to move to a new town in the middle of nowhere when they got a new job. There he finds everyone had a yellow tint in their eyes. He uncovers a plot that the smoke they are making there was controlling everyone's minds. Slowly his parents get controlled too. Only he escapes because his inhaler counteracts the smoke. There was also a girl who was safe.