Julia’s good friend and former roommate. Hervé is in his forties and is one of Julia’s closest friends, someone with whom she never feels like “l’Américaine” (i.e., the American). Normally Julia would confide in Hervé, but she chooses not to tell him how disturbed she feels about her Vel’ d’Hiv’ research or about the tension she is feeling with Bertrand.
Hervé Character Timeline in Sarah’s Key
The timeline below shows where the character Hervé appears in Sarah’s Key. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.