AAR readers have long loved historical romance, a trend that appears to still be true. You chose historical romance (44 votes) as your favorite genre in romance by almost twice as many votes as the next winner: Contemporary romance (26 votes). Fantasy (14 votes)  came in next, followed by romantic suspense, historical mysteries, and other, each of which garnered 7 votes each.

What is it that you so love about historical romance? And do books written in another time call to you in this very stressful year?