Dr No is the sixth spy book in the James Bond series, it was written by Ian Fleming and published in 31 March 1958. In 2023 it became public that the publishing house Ian Fleming Publications Ltd had censored numerous James Bond books after doing a review of all of their books to make the books more appropriate for sensitive readers.


International censorship[]

  • Criminals are now called gangsters.
  • The race of a doctor, immigration officer, and a henchman shot by Bond are no longer stated.

Where to find it uncensored[]

Paperback/Hardcover prints from before 2023/2022 (possibly earlier) are uncensored.