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Evolution of IT and computer has made e-books popular day by day. In this paper, the authors are interested in searching a word in e-books. However, it is impossible to search a word in digitized e-books if they consist of image files such as JPG and PDF. Their solution to this problem is to transform the image file based e-books into text files based e-books to enable searching a word in e-books. They use EPUB, a XML-based text file, which is defined by IDPF (International Digital Publishing Forum).