PRI's The World Published by PRI's The World Gabriel Garcia Marquez had Fidel Castro read his books to catch errors before publication Listen Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/688834/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Few realize that Fidel Castro played a part in the Nobel Prize-winning author's books. Not as a character or inspiration, but as an editor.