"I had not expected such thoughtful assemblage of the stories, which can be so enriching an experience for anyone who wants to be an entrepreneur tomorrow. It stands out amongst the plethora of books on startups that appear today. It gives entrepreneurship a context and a new meaning", writes Padmashri Prof Ashok Jhunjhunwala, praising the book Dreamchasers: Entrepreneurs from the South of the Vindhyas. This is a book on startups narrated through the stories of entrepreneurs from the 1970s, ’80s till now in three sections, The Trendsetters, The Next Wave and The New Generation. Some of the success stories featured in the book are that of Dilip Kapur of Hidesign, CK Ranganathan of CavinKare, Dr P Srinivasan of Jeevan Blood Bank, Patricia Thomas of Sandeepha Restaurant, Arun Jain of Polaris, Kalpathi S Suresh of SSI and M Mahadevan of Hot Breads. Their stories are so inspirational that they can be treated as study material for upcoming young entrepreneurs. Each story in the book epitomises the power and potential of the human spirit and the impact their efforts has on society.