We are embracing literature based curriculum this year as much as we can. We are still in a transitioning phase for some subjects, but we are using Tapestry of Grace for history, Bible, literature, geography, and arts.
It is mostly literature based, with some textbook style reading (which we still love). I have really enjoyed adding to our homeschool library using the suggested books from ToG.
There are several curricula that take on a literature base. I researched a few before deciding on ToG this year. Here is a list of literature based curricula that are available.
Here is a great article about the benefits of Literature-Based Learning.