Has Gabriel created a monster? Something sinister lurks in the woods outside of Slade. Gabe has seen it, or he thinks he has - a shadow standing at the tree line, watching Gabe's house with faintly glowing eyes.
Morpheus Road: The Light by DJ MacHale. It's a Teen Book that's apparently a horror fantasy novel, and my book club hasn't to the good bit yet, but the part I've read is written well and with a bit of humor, which I like.