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[Henry 3] is a thoughtful and perceptive book, well written but just a bit slow of pace. Although the characterization is excellent, the story doesn't quite achieve the impact of Mr. Krumgold's two Newbery Award books. (p. 49)
Zena Sutherland, in Saturday Review (© 1967 by Saturday Review, Inc.; reprinted with permission), September 16, 1967.