Escue & Associates was founded by

Lt. Colonel Walter Escue Walter and Beth Escue

upon his retirement from the United States Air Force in 1971. He moved his family to Houston, Texas and began working with Children's Press, a major publisher for K-8 library books.

Walter was the typical salesman until 1976, when he came up with the idea of creating a mobile showroom for books. The first Bookmobile made it's appearance in 1976, and was an immediate success. Walter and Beth became known far and wide for their Bookmobile.

Original Escue Bookmobile

Meanwhile, son Greg was serving in the United States Marine Corps as a helicopter pilot. Leaving the USMC in 1980, he partnered with his parents in the book business until 1983, when Walter and Beth retired.


In 1988, Greg purchased the second Bookmobile, and has been piloting this bus ever since. New Escue BookmobileHe still sells library books from various publishers, but eBooks and databases have further enhanced his postion in the marketplace.

Escue & Associates offers a "one-stop shop" for fiction, non-fiction, electronic media, all with full processing. Escue's office staff will professionally and courteously meet any and all of your customer service needs, including prompt typing service and quotes.