Dennis Gaunt is the author of Bad Guys of the Book of Mormon, Bad Guys of the Bible, Warning Signs, and Feeding Consuela, and has published various other articles and books for an Latter-day Saint audience. He has worked for Deseret Book and Shadow Mountain publishers since 2000. He taught Seminary and Institute for the Church Educational System of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, of which he is a member.
He studied English literature and history at the University of Utah. He was also part of Thinking through Our Fingers, a website that gave advice to writers.