The Queen’s Token by Pamela Oldfield
Hal is a poor stable boy, who has a dream – to work for King Henry at his palace in Whitehall. But when he chances upon the royal party, it’s not the meeting he was hoping for. He’s accused of being a spy and his fate now rests in the king’s hands…Will Henry live up to his fierce reputation, or will Hal live another day? The Queen’s Token is a historical story set in Tudor times.